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Computer Game Art & Design

This guide provides research resources for the programming and artistic aspects of computer game development.

Research Help, Fall 2021

Update:  August 20, 2021

To get research help:

  • Email me at  OR use the "Email" button in my profile on this page.  
  • Schedule an online appointment using the button in my profile on this page.

See the following for more information about the Mason Libraries:

Begin Your Research

This guide provides an overview of computer and video games-related resources to support your research.

  • Find Articles: See the top databases and journals for computer game design, including sources for music, sound effects, and more.
  • Find News & Reviews: Looking for game reviews? Want to follow the latest industry news? Find it here!
  • Find BooksStrategies for finding books related to computer game development, Android/iOS development, and other relevant topics.
  • Design Your StoryResources to help you design the narrative of your game
  • Find Music & Audio ResourcesSources for public domain and library-provided sound and audio effects
  • Find Professional Resources: Access conference proceedings and details, career tips, and professional organizations for game design.
  • Write & Cite: Information on citation styles and Zotero
  • Get HelpGet additional help or set up an appointment with your librarian

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