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. 

LaTeX for GW ETDs

Students writing their ETDs in LaTeX may wish to use an editor for Windows computers such as WinEdt. The advantage of using WinEdt is that it can compile a document using PDF LaTeX, which generates a PDF as the final output. The procedures are very simple within WinEdt:

1. Open your .tex file

2. Save your document in .pdf archival format

3. Click on the PDFLaTeX icon

4. The PDF appears.

LaTeX Guides and Training Sites

Information about using LaTeX is available through the following websites:

GW Resources:

Conversion of LaTex file to a PDF

Acrobat DC can be found on the public terminals in both Gelman and Eckles Libraries and many of the classrooms and computer labs across the GWU Campuses.