Floors 3-6, including the book stacks, are CLOSED to patrons while we make building improvements. Study space and reservable study rooms are available on the 1st and 2nd (entrance) floors. Books are available via Retrieval and Pick Up. Books located in areas of active work may take an additional 1-2 days to retrieve.
Borrow, Renew, and Request
Find information on how students, faculty, staff, or other users may check out books, types of materials that can be borrowed, loan periods, and other library privileges.
Learn how to renew your checked-out books.
Find information on paying fines or fees to GW as well as Consortium member libraries.
Request books from local area research libraries and pick them up at GW.
Request books or articles from libraries around the US and internationally.
Contact the Check Out Desk
in-person: Entrance floor of Gelman Library