Upcoming Webinar: Let the Games Begin: Escape Room-Style Library Orientation

Join us for our next webinar!

GameRT Presents: Let the Games Begin: Escape Room-Style Library Orientation – December 16, 2021

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: https://ala-events.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_FG6U5fuCSfWgXXAyAfsp2Q

Escape room-style games, both physical and virtual, can enhance library orientation or 101 introduction sessions, creating a memorable and interactive experience for students learning about library resources. The presenters will discuss three games developed for this purpose (one physical and two virtual), including the tools (from Excel to Qualtrics to Scratch to LibWizard) used and the development processes that helped bring these games to life.

PRESENTERS:

  • Katherine Jones, Head of Technical Services at State University of New York at Oswego
  • Morgan Bond, Resource Sharing Librarian at State University of New York at Oswego
  • Sharona Ginsberg, Head of Terrapin Learning Commons at the University of Maryland.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: https://ala-events.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_FG6U5fuCSfWgXXAyAfsp2Q


Questions? Email gamert@ala.org. This webinar is presented by the American Library Association’s Games & Gaming Round Table (GameRT). Registration for this webinar is free and open to anyone. This webinar will be recorded, but initial access to the recording will only be available to GameRT members. ALA membership information can be found here: http://www.ala.org/membership/joinala.

The Zoom capacity for this webinar is 500 attendees. If the webinar reaches capacity, it will also be publicly live streamed to the ALA Games & Gaming Round Table Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/gamertala.

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