Brian Mayer

Gaming & Library Technologies Specialist, Genesee Valley School Library System

Brian Mayer is a library technology specialist for the Genesee Valley Educational Partnership as well as an independent library consultant. The focus of his work is on the use of modern board games in school libraries as a way to engage students, build literacy, strengthen social skills, and reinforce the curriculum. Brian is coauthor of the book Libraries Got Game: Aligned Learning through Modern Board Games (ALA 2010). His work in developing a nationally recognized model for games as resources is available for viewing at the Genesee Valley School Library System’s Game Library.