University Library

Video Games

About the Collection

The Science & Engineering Library (S&E) has over 1,000 games available for check-out, as well as over 40 consoles. The Video Gaming Lab located on the main level of the library has a selection of consoles.

All consoles, games and the key for the Gaming Lab are available to all students, faculty, and staff and can be checked out at the S&E Library circulation desk. Items are listed in Cruzcat, and linked below for your convenience.

Video Game Lab

Located on the main level of the S&E Library, this lab is available to students, staff and faculty. There are five stations, equipped with multiples consoles and a television screen. To use this lab, note the call number for a game, then visit the circulation desk to request the game and the lab room key.

The following consoles are available in the Game Lab: 

  • Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), Super Nintendo, Nintendo Gamecube, Nintendo 64, Wii
  • Xbox, Xbox 360
  • Sega Genesis, Sega Saturn, Sega Dreamcast
  • Playstation 1, Playstation 2, Playstation 3, Japanese Playstation 2

Video Game and Console Policy

Games & consoles listed as "S&E GAMES" in Cruzcat are available for 2 week check-out. These items are subject to fines at full replacement costs plus administrative costs. Items with other descriptions such as "S&E GAME ROOM" are library use only. The games iPad is available for four hour checkout from the S&E Library circulation desk. Holds for checked out items can be made in person at the circulation desk or by phone. For more information about borrowing games and console please visit the Video Games borrowing page.

PLEASE NOTE: checking consoles in and out takes some time; please be aware that the circulation desk closes 15 minutes before the building closes. Leave plenty of time for this transaction.