MMOG: An Overview of the Massively Multiplayer Online Game Phenomenon
Main Page - Introduction
Contexts for Libraries
What are MMOGs?
The Development of MMOGs
Issues and Discourses
Conclusion
Works Cited
About the Author

Works Cited

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School of Library and Information Studies
University of Alberta
ldebruin@ualberta.ca
Last updated on March 8, 2006.