The payoff for Catherine Schaeffer, the teen services librarian at the North Bend Library, is getting teens into the library and developing a relationship with them.She's
not forsaking books and will work them into a video-game program.
Video games carry on the tradition of passing down stories by word of mouth in a very interactive way, she
"Shunning this technology doesn't make any sense to me," she
To succeed in a game, players need to read manuals and understand the rules, she
...Schaeffer, the North Bend librarian, says it's not always the case that teens have video games at home.
said, the library offers a welcoming and safe place for teens.