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.

Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) Collection Development Policies

Below are the collection development policies for the primary collecting areas within the Special Collections Research Center (SCRC.)

The SCRC collection development policies all have as a core mission to  support the GW Libraries vision to build robust and unique content to attract local, national and international scholars, to support University curricula and research, and to make available primary source materials.