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GW Libraries for International Students

This guide is an introduction to GW International Students.

How to Get Access to Libraries Sources Remotely

You can get access to GW libraries' resources remotely even if you are in your home country. Please make sure to connect to the GW VPN. Then you will be able to get access to libraries' databases, eletronic books and etc. 

You can also remotely use GW libraries' computers, especially when you want to use software such as ArcGIS, SPSS, NVIVO. Please see the instruction here

Please contact Dr. Yan He at if you need further help. 

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Gelman Library Hours 
  • Gelman Library Maps
  • What is my library card? 
  • How long can I keep a book? 
  • How do I print? 
  • How do I log in to the library? 

More Links for Getting Help

  • How do I do research here at GW? 
  • How Do I? (Tutorials) 
  • Research Guides 
  • Research Consultations 
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