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FMA 1171 Media and Culture (Paul Swann sections)

This guide is intended to assist you with the video gaming annotated bibliography assignment.

How to Search for Books on a Topic

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  • Use LibrarySearch to find books available at Temple Libraries. Start with keyword searching.
  • Google Book Search
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See What Books the Library Has

These subject headings will help you find what books we have at the library (and online) about these video-game related topics.

  • Computer Games
  • Computer Games -- Social aspects
  • Electronic Games -- Industry
  • Technology -- Social aspects
  • Video Games
  • Video Games -- Design
  • Video Games -- History
  • Video Games -- Psychological aspects
  • Video Games -- Social aspects
  • Video Games and Children
  • Virtual Reality -- Social aspects

Get a Book of the Shelves at the Library

Want to just visit the library and get your books off of the shelves?  Browse the following sections for books related Video games and Gaming Studies:

 

Computer games. Video games. Fantasy games. GV1469.15-1469.62  (2nd floor)
Electronic game industry. HD9993 (2nd floor)
Social change. HM831-901 (2nd floor)
Communication. Mass media. P87-96 (3rd floor)