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GW Libraries for International Students

This guide is an introduction to GW International Students.

Global Resources Center

Global Resources Center (GRC)

GRC focuses upon the political, socio-economic, historical, and cultural aspects of countries and regions around the globe from the 20th century onward with specialized resource centers on the areas below. The Foreign language materials GRC acquire and hold include Arabic, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Persian, Russian and etc. 

Click HERE to enter GRC webpage. 

Asia resourcesMiddle East and North Africa resourcesRussia, Eurasia, Central & Eastern Europe resourcesEvents and exhibts


Please feel free to contact GRC specialists for any questions you have related to their field: 

GRC Librarians and staff members (Alphabetical Order):

Amal Cavender, Ph.D. 
Librarian for the Middle East and North Africa
Telephone: (202) 994-1695

Yan He, Ph.D. 
Librarian for the China Documentation Center and the Taiwan Resource Center
Telephone: (202) 994-0624

Yunkyoung Kang, Ph.D.
Librarian for Korean Resources

Mitsuyo Sato, MA
Okinawa Collection/Japan Resource Center Librarian
Telephone: (202) 994-6014

John Taylor, MA
GRC manager 
Telephone: (202) 994-7105

Mark Yoffe, Ph.D. 
Librarian for Russia, Eurasia, Central and Eastern Europe
Telephone: (202) 994-6303

Cathy Zeljak
Director, Global Resources Center
Telephone: (202) 994-7105


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