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MSU Library Virtual Stress Relief Guide

Game and Puzzles

undefinedGames and puzzles keep the mind nimble and can help lower your stress level while elevating your mood. 

Jigsaw Puzzles

It seems as if everything is virtual these days including jigsaw puzzles. The library has created one for you to solve. You can play by clicking on the link below. Want to know the best thing about virtual jigsaw puzzles? No missing puzzle pieces!

National Public Radio's Sunday Puzzle

Each week, Will Shortz, NPR's puzzle master and The New York Times' crossword puzzle editor, presents an on-air quiz to one contestant and gives a challenge for listeners at home. Listeners who submit correct answers win a chance to play the on-air puzzle. Visit the link below to find out how to enter and to check out past puzzles.

Mahjong Solitaire

Combining the best of Mahjong and solitaire, Mahjong Solitaire is a single-player matching game played with a set of Mahjong tiles. However, the rules are quite different from the original game, which originated in China at the turn of the 19th century. While Mahjong Solitaire seems deceptively simple, it can be very hard to master.