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Scholarly and Popular Media article indexes
Academic Search Complete
Academic Search indexes newspapers, popular magazines and more, which review and discuss games and emerging popular culture. Includes: Games, Games and Economic Behavior, Press Start, Games, E Media, Popular Electronics, Visual Studies, International Computer Games Association, Billboard,Digital Content Producer, Annual International Conference on Computer Games, Journal of Sport Behavior, Simulation and Gaming, Computer Life, and many more entertainment and business magazines of interest to game research.
Business Source Complete
Indexes business magazines and scholarly journals which discuss the business of games and the companies that make them. Includes: Games Console Industry Profiles, Games for Windows, Games Software Industry Profiles, PC Magazine, and more.
Reviews of books, software, methods and more in the field of computer science.
Scholarly writing about games - beyond journals
Canadian Game Studies Association
The Canadian Game Studies Association is an organization dedicated to the interdisciplinary study of digital games.
The Deadalus Project
The Daedalus Project was an online survey of MMORPG players. It is currently now in hibernation, but the archives are still available.
Digital Games Research Association (DiGRA) Digital Library
The Digital Library is published by the Digital Games Research Association (DiGRA). Free for educational and research use; commercial use or redistribution restricted and only by permission.
DiGRA conference proceedings include peer-evaluated research papers that have been accepted for publication at DiGRA conferences.
Games and Learning
hrough coverage of the market, research and up-to-date analysis, Games and Learning reports on the opportunities and challenges facing those seeking to unlock the educational power of games.
GLS Proceedings (Games+Learning+Society)
The GLS conference was a premier event for those from both academia and industry interested in videogames and learning.
Sandbox: Symposium on Video Games
Special Interest Group on GRAPHics and Interactive Techniques
Journals at UVic Libraries