Book Runner is a RPG style digital game realized to teach University students both on campus and online a chance to explore the library and develop skills in all of the library basics.
The game is an hour long and is delivered as part of a module taught session on continuing professional development as well as available online for any student to play through. This is delivered and available for 22,000 students across the University. The game is intended to be humorous and uses story as a driving point to keep the students engaged.
It blends strong story telling and RPG elements with learning objectives that students are taught iin more traditional chalk and talk lectures.
Demo presented at the Exhibition space in GaLA Conf 2018