Gaming Room

The Gaming Room is unavailable at this time.

The Oak Creek Public Library offers a variety of games and gaming equipment for the enjoyment of library patrons. Access to these items and spaces give users the opportunity to try new technologies. Programs of this type are used to provide recreation and entertainment as well as foster social interactions among Oak Creek Public Library users.

Photo of the Gaming Room taken from outside through open double doorsAnyone wishing to use gaming equipment and collections must fill out a copy of the Gaming Equipment Agreement Form. Patrons under the age of 16 must have their guardian sign the agreement. This form can be filled out online and then printed, but please note that it still needs to be signed in person at the 2nd floor Service Desk. Blank copies are also available at this desk.

Pre-reserve the Gaming Room for a single, one-hour session up to a week in advance, or make a reservation at time of use (depending on availability). Call 414-766-7900 or visit the the 2nd floor Service Desk.

Gamers of any age are allowed to use the library’s gaming space and equipment. Children under 12 years old must be accompanied by a responsible guardian. The guardian must remain in the gaming room with the child. Please see the Oak Creek Public Library Patron Behavior Policy for more information.

A valid Milwaukee County Library card is required to use the library’s games and gaming equipment.

Up to four controllers and one console game may be checked out per card. The patron checking out the controllers and game will be fully responsible for said equipment. Any damage that occurs to library gaming equipment, gaming collections, or gaming spaces will be the responsibility of the patron or patrons using the items or area at the time the damage occurs.

A person/group will be allowed to use a gaming system in 60 minute increments. If no other people are waiting, the current player(s) may have one additional hour of playtime, for a total of 2 hours per day. All games are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Patrons must end their play immediately at the request of a staff member. Gaming time limits are at the sole discretion of the library staff.

Patrons may only use the gaming equipment provided by the library. Games, memory cards, or extra accessories not provided by the library will not be allowed. Games/equipment must not be taken out of the library.

Please see our Gaming Room Rules for all regulations regarding the gaming room.

Please see our catalog for a list of the library’s available video games.