Tag Archives: video games

Holiday Book & Media Sale

Last week Thanksgiving heralded the beginning of the holiday season and today we’ve put out gift worthy books, CDs, DVDs, and video games for the Library’s monthly sale. Continue reading

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Friday Fun: Star Wars

Happy anniversary, Star Wars (May 25th)! Did you know, that on May 25th in 1977 the original Star Wars movie was released? It was an enormous Memorial Day weekend box office hit. You can celebrate by watching it again! Andersen … Continue reading

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Deck the Wishing Tree! Fa la la…

Are there books, graphic novels, audio books, videos, video games, CDs, etc., that you wish Andersen Library would consider acquiring? Let us know by hanging your wish(es) on the tree! The tree is located near the Circulation Desk and the … Continue reading

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International Games Day 11/21

Andersen Library will join over a thousand libraries around the world on November 21, 2015, for the eighth annual celebration of gaming in libraries – International Games Day @ Your Library. Join Andersen Library for special gaming programs and events … Continue reading

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Library Halo 4 Tournament

WHITEWATER, Wis., April 16, 2015 – UW-Whitewater gamers are invited to compete in Andersen Library’s Spring 2015 video game tournament. Players will be competing against each other in Halo 4. The event is on Tuesday, April 28 at 7:00pm and … Continue reading

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Deck the Wishing Tree! Fa la la…

Are there books, graphic novels, audio books, videos, video games, CDs, etc., that you wish Andersen Library would consider acquiring? Let us know by hanging your wish(es) on the tree! The tree is located near the Circulation Desk and the … Continue reading

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International Games Day – Nov. 15

The Andersen Library will be celebrating International Games Day with a week of events from November 9-15.  Activities included are a Super Smash Bros. video game contest, next generation console demo sessions, and an assortment of jumbo games and puzzles … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – September 23, 2014

Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo, and the Battle that Defined a Generation by Blake J. Harris HD9993.E452 H37 2014 New Arrivals, 2nd floor Remember video game classics like Sonic the Hedgehog and Super Mario? The two companies that created those games, … Continue reading

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Next Generation Consoles and HAL

Are you one of the lucky Warhawks who has an Xbox One or PlayStation 4?  In anticipation of future demand the Andersen Library has purchased a limited selection of Xbox One and PlayStation 4 games.  All the games are currently … Continue reading

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Media Arts and Game Development Expo April 16

The Media Arts and Game Development (MAGD) Expo will take place on Mon., Apr. 16, in the University Center. April 16th is also Foursquare Day (4sqDay), a social media holiday, so everyone is encouraged to check in at as many … Continue reading

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