The Library collects a variety of games and game-related media. Most can be borrowed from the library by Carleton students, faculty and staff with a valid Library card. The normal loan period is two (2) weeks, with two (2) renewals.
We have the following Steam games:
- Steam games on Station 1 (DC1) in the 4th floor gaming lab
- Steam games on Station 2 (DC2) in the 4th floor gaming lab
We also have a number of console games (e.g., Play station, Wii, Xbox and Nintendo Switch) as well as card and board games.
Our collection supports teaching and research across a variety of subject disciplines including:
- Computer animation
- Video effects
- Game design
- Virtual reality systems
- Graphic design
- 3D visualization
- Human-computer interaction
- Cultural and narrative studies in departments such as Communications, English and History