ALA International Games Day

Come celebrate International Games Day with us in the Willis Forum on Wednesday, November 18th from 2-9pm!

Events include:

  • Open Board Gaming
  • Open Video Gaming including Super Smash Bros. Wii U, Super Mario Maker, Halo 5, and Star Wars: Battlefront
  • Magic: The Gathering tournament, Modern structure (Free, with prizes) starting at 4pm
  • Artemis Bridge Simulator

Pixels and Pieces: Level up @ the Library

The Media Library kicks off its new tabletop game development guild this Thursday, October 8th from 6pm-8pm. Have an idea for a game, but not sure how to make it? The Media Library will help you take it from concept to production with these weekly meetings. Every other week starting October 8th will have a guest speaker from the tabletop design industry speaking on a different aspect of game design.

40 Million Uses and Counting

The UNT Libraries’ Digital Collections (The Portal to Texas History, the UNT Digital Library, and the Gateway to Oklahoma History) recently recorded a milestone of 40 million uses.  Part of the Libraries' unique collections, these resources give UNT faculty, staff, and students unprecedented access to some 1.2 million items and 18 million pages of content.

Doc Spot Film Series: Kumu Hina

Kumu Hina is the story of Hina Wong- Kalu, a transgender native Hawaiian teacher and cultural icon who brings to life Hawaii’s long-held embrace of mahu — those who embody both male and female spirit, and were traditionally respected as caretakers, healers, and keepers of ancient traditions.The film traces Hina’s evolution from a timid high school boy to her position as a married woman and cultural director of a school that specializes in Hawaiian language, history and culture, located in one of Honolulu’s grittier neighborhoods.