Resist with Games | Games, Gamers, & Gaming

Large group of people in the symbol shape of a gaming controller on a white background.

If games are part of your library’s circulating media, then gamers might be among those looking for some distraction and understanding, and here are some games you could recommend.

Xpress Reviews: Nonfiction | First Look at New Books, February 21, 2014


It’s all here: sex and media, historical studies of the U.S. film industry, porn studies, media and/or sexual studies; an interesting and engagingly written book on discoveries in brain science

Audio Reviews | February 1, 2014


Reviews of Emma Chapman’s How To Be a Good Wife, Elizabeth Gilbert’s The Signature of All Things, Hannah Kent’s Burial Rites, and a list of titles from the February 1 issue.

Thinking Inside the Box | Music Matters


LJ‘s Matthew Moyer on box sets with a broad, best of eclectic focus.

Super Crips and Gay Dads: Avoiding Stereotypes in Video Collections | ALA 2013

An ALA program tackled issues of building a responsible film collection that portrays minority communities (native, black, queer, and disabled Americans) in responsible, respectful ways.

FastScans | April 15, 2013


Upcoming foreign and indie releases.