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Game Design: A guide to resources in the CIA's Gund Library: Finding articles

Game boards from excavations at Ur, Iraq, Middle East. Image from Britannica ImageQuest.

Finding articles in CIA's Gund Library resources

CIA's Gund Library subscribes to many databases that can help you locate articles on any topic. Try the subject headings in the finding books section of this guide as keywords in these databases. 

If you are off campus, you will need to log-in to a proxy using the same username and password you use to log-on to a computer on campus.

For researching GAME DESIGN topics, the following database will be the most useful:

Useful periodicals for game design

Find both current and back issues at CIA Library of these periodicals that are especially useful for those interested in game design. We subscribe to many other periodicals that may also include useful information. 

Animation Magazine

Game Informer

Imagine FX