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Happy Birthday Eckles Library!

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Happy Birthday Eckles!Eckles Library Birthday Party
Thursday, September 18th

Learning with Primary Sources at Gelman

Gelman's Special Collections is a great destination for teaching and learning with primary sources. This fall, Assistant Professor of Writing Phil Troutman came to Gelman to check out historic posters and political cartoons with his UW1020 class The Visual Past: Images in American History. Special Collections has also recently hosted classes studying geography, visual arts, and philosophy.

The American & Italian Film Industries: A panel discussion

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 The American & Italian Film industries: A panel discussion

Monday, September 22
Gelman, Room 702

Researching Potter

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Researching Potter

​Researching Potter
Tuesday, September 16
Gelman Library, Room 219

They say you should write research papers on things that really interest you, so why not write about The Boy Who Lived? Come for a conversation about Harry Potter Studies (yes! that's a thing!) and how to convince your professors to let you bring Hogwarts into your academic projects.

GW Libraries Recognized as an Exemplary Program in Information Literacy

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GW Libraries Recognized for Exemplary ProgramGW Libraries have been recognized by the Association of College & Research Libraries as an "Exemplary Program" for "Information Literacy Best Practices" in the category of "Collaboration."  This honor acknowledges the libraries' innovative work with the University Writing Program and the great re

Reading by Author Brando Skyhorse, Thursday September 11

Take This Man book coverThe GW English Department invites you to a reading by author Brando Skyhorse, PEN/Hemingway award-winning author of Take This Man and The Madonnas of Echo Park, on Thursday, September 11 at 7:30 pm in room 702 of Gelman.

Does Your Group Need a Study Room?

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Gelman Library Technology Equipped Study RoomReservable group study rooms offer a private, enclosed atmosphere for group study and projects. GW students may reserve these rooms through our Study Room Reservation System.