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The Mount Library has a collection of about 21 board games to be enjoyed in the library.  Several faculty members have requested these games to augment their classes.  Students may check out the games from the circulation desk as a reserve item and play the games in the library.

Article Round Up: Why Play Board Games?

"Broadening Our Definition Of Gaming." Library Technology Reports 44.3 (2008): 7-11. Academic Search Complete.

Blodgett, Jayne, and Peter Bremer. "Rolling The DICE In A Academic Library." American Libraries 45.11/12 (2014): 50-53. Academic Search Complete.

Crews, Annalisa. "Getting Teachers On "Board." Knowledge Quest 40.1 (2011): 10-13. Academic Search Complete.

Hertel, Joshua T. "Understanding Risk Through Board Games." Mathematics Enthusiast: 12. 1-3 (2015): 38-54. Academic Search Complete.

Hill, Christa. "Play On: The Use Of Games In Libraries." Christian Librarian 59.1 (2016): 34-42. Academic Search Complete. Request through ILL

Kraus, Daniel. "Board Games In The Classroom." BookLinks 25.2 (2015): 12-17. Academic Search Complete

Robbins, M. Brandon. "Ticket To Ride." Library Journal 139.5 (2014): 91. Academic Search Complete.

Robbins, Brandon. "Wil Wheaton Talks Tabletop." Library Journal 138.13 (2013): 52. Academic Search Complete

eBooks: Board Games



Thanks to the above site for information on the games.  Click above for further info about the site.

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