During operating hours, building access is available to GW students, faculty, and staff who have completed all of the steps outlined on GW's Onward website. 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. Masks are required inside all library buildings.

Connect Google Scholar to GW Libraries

Google Scholar allows you to link your Scholar search results to resources available to you through GW Libraries. Follow these steps to set up your Google account to access GW Libraries:

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From Google Scholar click the menu icon on the top left and select “Settings”

The menu can be accessed by clicking on the three horizontal lines as shown  in this screenshot:

Screenshot of Google Scholar Menu Icon


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Select “Library Links” and in the search bar type “George Washington University”

Screenshot Google Scholar Library Links
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Mark all the checkboxes for “George Washington University” and click save.

Now when you search for an article in Google Scholar, you will get seamless access to journal content licensed by the university.

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