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DH & Gaming
This page is designed to support those working at the intersection of digital humanities & gaming at Fordham.
Selected Game Design Books
Selected Instructional Books for Making Games
Novice Tools for Making Games
Open source tool for telling interactive, nonlinear stories online.
Website and mobile application for map-building projects.
Internet Archive Software Library
Tens of thousands of playable software titles from multiple computer platforms, allowing instant access to decades of computer history in your browser through the JSMESS emulator.
Search Tips with Library of Congress Subject Headings
The list below contains suggestions of Library of Congress Subject Headings when searching for books via the subject search field of the library catalog.
Video games industry
Video games in education
Video games--Psychological aspects
Video games--Social aspects
Virtual reality in archaeology
Gaming & Computer Science
Scholarly Journals & Conference Proceedings
GAME – Games as Art, Media, Entertainment
An international, independent, open-access, peer-reviewed games studies journal that works as a forum for theoretical, critical, and practice-based research on games and play.
Game Studies : The International Journal of Computer Game Research
Nonprofit, open access, cross-disciplinary journal dedicated to games research published online several times a year.
New Media & Society
International journal that providing an interdisciplinary forum to examine the social dynamics of media and information change.
Transactions of the Digital Games Research Association (DiGRA)
Quarterly, international, open access, refereed, multidisciplinary journal dedicated to research and practice on all aspects of game studies.
Games and Culture : A Journal of Interactive Media
International journal publishing innovative theoretical and empirical research about games and culture within interactive media. Coverage available at Fordham from 2007-2015.
For additional journals, check the Journals & Databases tab or the databases in the Computer & Information Science Research Guide.
Organizations & Resources
Digital Games Research Association (DiGRA)
Founded in 2003, DiGRA is the premiere international association for academics and professionals who research digital games and associated phenomena
International Game Developers Association (IGDA)
A nonprofit professional association & global network of collaborative projects and communities of individuals from all fields of game development.
Games for Change
Founded in 2004, Games for Change facilitates the creation and distribution of social impact games that serve as critical tools in humanitarian and educational efforts.
Video Gaming Accessibility
Compiled by Chris Corrigan for the Library of Congress, this page lists an array of resources and articles about accessibility for people with disabilities in gaming.
Entertainment Software Rating Board
Search for ratings about games and learn about the ratings criteria.
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