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.
Get Research Help
The library is here to support you in all stages of your research, including help with research strategy, finding materials and sources, analyzing data, citation management, and more.
Get your questions answered via phone, chat, email, Zoom, and in-person at the library
Schedule a virtual or in-person meeting with a specialist
Curated lists of databases and web resources organized by topic
Watch video tutorials and access other helpful tips on doing research and using the library
Resources for managing your research and formatting citations
Learn more about copyright or request a copyright consultation
Explore resources and services to help you find, manage, and analyze data
Attend a workshop to learn new academic, research, technical, and multimedia skills
Get an introduction to the scholarly research process
Resources for preparing your work for publishing and preserving and assessing its impact