Libraries and playing games

The American Library Association just sponsored the fourth annual National Gaming Day @ Your Library. More than 1800 libraries participated last year. This year, an Australian librarian altered the poster to read International Gaming Day and organized a similar event there at one library. Next year, the ALA has announced that the event will indeed be the International Gaming Day @ Your Library. For most of the general public, I suppose, it’s news that libraries and games have anything in common at all. So you may be asking why it’s so important that one day a year is set aside … Continue reading