HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Dragons in the Stacks: A Teen Librarian's…
Loading...

Dragons in the Stacks: A Teen Librarian's Guide to Tabletop Role-Playing…

by Steven A. Torres-Roman

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
312,001,085NoneNone
Recently added bywoodelph, carterr241, BettyM

None.

None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

What a great title! Too bad it has material in it that will quickly date. However, if this book is used to do teen library programming, it has some great ideas that can easily be transferred to whatever games are popular at the time of programming. The history of gaming is given and helps the professional understand where this phenomena has come from, where it has been, and where it may be going. This kind of information can ease parental fears about gaming, especially when the historical perspective about gaming is presented using information that comes from their teen generation and back further. There is good information about collection development of games and how to best create access points for these games. The RPGs (Role Playing Games) are entered with information about each one, including an annotation about it. The glossary of terms is very helpful to the non gamer professional to be able to speak the language and jargon of games and playing them. The evolution of Dungeons and Dragons as laid out in this book is most interesting. Recommended if you need gaming information. Recommended for gaming information.
  BettyM | Nov 14, 2014 |
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English (1)

Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

"A one-stop, complete guide to tabletop role-playing games for novice librarians as well as seasoned players"--

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio

Popular covers

Rating

Average: No ratings.

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 119,637,352 books! | Top bar: Always visible