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.
Publishing, Rights & ORCID
GW Libraries provides resources and services to assist scholars throughout the research and publishing process.
Understand the implications of retaining or giving away your rights when you publish your work.
Open-access (OA) publishing is digital, online, free of charge, and free of most copyright and licensing restrictions.
Copyright is a complex collection of rights and responsibilities.
GW’s institutional repository offers free, publicly available, long-term preservation of the research and scholarly works created by GW’s faculty, staff, students, and institutes.
Information on University policies, submission procedures, and copyright for your electronic thesis or dissertation (ETD).