The UNT Media Library began collecting video games in the Fall of 2009 in support of video game, mass media and popular culture research and studies at the University of North Texas. In January 2010, circulation began of both video games and consoles to the UNT community.
The Media Library circulates video games for the Wii, Xbox360, PlayStation2 (PS2), PlayStation 3 (PS3), Nintendo DS and PlayStation Portable (PSP).
To browse our available games:
- Go to the UNT Library Catalog at http://iii.library.unt.edu/
Search "video games"
- To limit search to a specific console, search "video games" AND "wii" / "ps3" / etc
- Limit to collection: Media Library
View the Media Library Checkout Information for details on checkout periods, number of items and overdue fines.
The Media Library circulates the following consoles and accessories: Nintendo Wii, Xbox 360, PS3, PSP, and Nintendo DS.
View the Media Library Gaming Equipment Chart for a complete list.
View the Media Library Equipment Checkout Information for details on checkout periods and overdue fines.
The Media Library also has Rock Band and Guitar Hero systms for the Xbox, Playstation and Wii consoles. They are available for limited campus use. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Media Library has two gaming stations available for individuals and groups wishing to play games in the Media Library. More information.
Game On! @ UNT Libraries
The Media Library regularly hosts Game On! @ UNT Libraries events. Open gaming is available on a variety of consoles. These events are open to all UNT students and staff. Join us for an evening of fun!
The Media Library is now actively seeking donation of older video games and consoles. We hope to build up a collection that will allow instructors, researchers and scholars to access a full range of historically important games.
If you are interested in donation materials to the Media Library, please contact email@example.com. The UNT Libraries donations policies and gift form are available online at Giving to the Libraries.