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Gelman Hours for GWorld Holders Complete Hours Info
Today
12pm – 6pm
Wed
12pm – 6pm
Thu
12pm – 6pm
Fri
12pm – 6pm
Sat
12pm – 6pm
Sun
12pm – 6pm
Mon
12pm – 6pm
Gelman 12pm – 6pm
NOTICE:

Building access is available to GW students, faculty, and staff who have submitted proof of vaccination and had that documentation accepted or were approved for a vaccine exception. They must also have taken their required COVID test and have a GWorld card that is enabled for campus access. GWorld access is typically enabled within about two hours of the COVID test. No one will be allowed to sign in without a physical GWorld card or enter the library if their GWorld card tap is denied. Library access is not available for alumni or visitors.  

GW Alumni Entrance Policies

Access and Entry Requirements

During the summer of 2021, entrance to Gelman library is available to GW students, faculty, and staff who have a physical GWorld card enabled for campus access. No one will be allowed to sign in without a physical GWorld card or enter the library if their GWorld card tap is denied. During this time, there is no alumni access to library buildings. 

Borrowing Privileges

Borrowing privileges are extended to GW Alumni for $50 per year.  Alumni with borrowing privileges may request items through the catalog and pick them up in the front lobby of Gelman Library by appointment. For more details, see the Book Retrieval and Pick Up page or the details about Alumni borrowing privileges page. Alumni are not eligible to request books be mailed to them.

eResources for Alumni

GW alumni have access to a selected set of eresources brought to you by the generous support of the GW Alumni Association and GW Libraries. For more information see eresources for alumni.

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