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Game Studies and Design: Home

Campus Links

Montevallo game studies and design logo

If you have questions about the Game Studies and Design program, check out the link below. You can also contact Dr. Cathlena Martin, GSD Coordinator, at


Below are conventions held in the Birmingham area, including at Montevallo.


variety of dice

"Gaming dice" by The Joneses (CC BY-SA 2.0)


Welcome to the Game Studies and Design library guide. Throughout this guide, you will find various resources that should be helpful to you. If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the resources on this guide, please contact Carmichael Library.

Guide Purview

The Game Studies Research Guide is designed to help you navigate sources in the disciplines related to the field.

You may want to reference this guide if you are enrolled in any of the following classes:

Game Studies

  • GSD 210 History of Games
  • GSD 225 Survey of Modern Games
  • GSD 301 Game Design Workshop I
  • GSD 302 Game Design Workshop II


  • ENG 301 Special Topics:  Technical Writing for Games
  • MATH 202 Mathematics of Games
  • Philosophy 300 Special Topics:  Aesthetics of Games
  • Sociology 303 Sociology of Games

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