Games Design: Books and eBooks

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Searching for Books and eBooks

You can use Library Search to find almost anything that the library holds and it's an easy way to find books and eBooks:



Finding Books in the Library

Use Library Search or the Library Catalogue to find the shelf number for a particular book... make a note of it because it will help you find it in the library. Books relevant to Games Design can be found in different sections of the library, so be prepared to explore a little. Here are some key shelf numbers and the floors you will find them on: 

Subject Shelfmark Floor
3D Imaging (Incl. Motion Capture and some 3D Character Animation) TR897 2
Artificial Intelligence Q335 2
Board games GV1469.15 1
Character Design (Illustration) NC825 2
Computer Science QA76 2
Game design (incl. game programming) QA76.76 2
Game theory QA269 2
Game writing and narrative skills GV1469 1
User Interface Design (UI/UX) QA79.9 2
Video Games (Social Aspects) GV1469 1


eBook Platforms

Our eBooks are contained on different platforms and you can browse each platform independently if you want. Here's a list of the major ones:

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