Board Games


The FIMS Graduate Library has a small collection of board games available for demonstration and instruction for a variety of FIMS' subject areas including: cataloguing, collection management, and information literacy.

The board games are available for FIMS' graduate students, staff, and faculty to borrow for overnight loans. One person can borrow two games at a time by coming to the front desk.

Collection Items

Citadels: A game of medieval cities, nobles and intrigue
Revised Edition

Players: 2-8
Playing time: 20-60 minutes
Age: 14+

Introduction: In Citadels, each player leads a city and seeks to increase its property by building new city districts. The game ends after one player has built his eighth…

Players: 2-6
Playing time: 30 min
Age: 8+

Goal: Get rid of your cards as fast as possible each round, and win Tricks with clubs in them.

Contents: 60 Cards (15 cards in 4 suits) - 6 Bonus cards - 2 full color rules (Clubs & Crazy…

The Resistance: Secret Identities - Deduction - Deception
Players: 5-10
Playing time: 30 minutes
Age: 13+

Game Objective: The Resistance is a social deduction game with secret identities. Players are either members of the Resistance attempting to overthrow a malignant government, or Spies trying to…
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