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.

JRC Periodicals

The Japan Resource Center (JRC) subscribes to the following electronic and print periodicals. The journals are listed according to subjects: general interest, economics, history, politics, and social studies. Print periodicals are located in the GRC.

General interest


Japanese Studies


International Affairs



White papers