About this Collection
The UNT Media Library began collecting video and board 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 board games, video games and consoles to the UNT community.
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Contribute to Gaming
The UNT Media Library encourages game play by including library space for digital and table top gaming. The Library hosts monthly open gaming events and tabletop design workshops to engage the gaming community on campus. There are several ways you can help the Media Library make these events more beneficial to UNT students.
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!
Pixels & Pieces: Level Up @ the Library
The Media LIbrary hosts a weekly game creation workshop where students can come learn about game design. Participants are encouraged to collaborate to create a working prototype.
To browse our available games:
- Go to UNT Library Catalog at http://iii.library.unt.edu
- Search "video games" or "board games"
- To limit search to a specific type of video game, search "video games" AND "wii" / "ps3" / etc.
- You may also limit by console game, computer game, and handheld game using the Videogame drop-down box.
- Limit to collection: Media Library
The Media Library circulates video games for all modern game systems.
The Media Library also has table top games. They are available for limited campus use. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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:
View the Media Library Equipment Checkout Information for details on checkout periods and overdue fines.
The Media Library has gaming stations available for individuals and groups wishing to play games in the Media Library. More information.