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Direct links to library services and resources for use when the library website if offline.

Resource Outage Information

Planned catalog outage: May 29-30, 2021

Due to scheduled maintenance, library search (the catalog) will be unavailable Saturday, May  29 through Sunday, May 30. The library building and services will be closed during this time. Thanks for your patience during this essential maintenance. 

Database List and Research Guides

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  • For research help, email our librarians at
  • Or you can chat with a librarian at this link (may be unavailable after 6pm EDT)
  • For general questions, email the GW Libraries at
  • Call Gelman Library's Ask Us Desk at 202-994-6558

Schedule a Statistical Consultation

Make an appointment with a statistical consultant.

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Frequently Used Databases

You can still access multidisciplinary databases without going through the website. You must use the GW VPN to access databases. If you experience problems with a link below, please remove from the front of the URL and try again. 

My Library Account

Ebook Collections

Please use the GW VPN. For more ebook collections and other information, see our Ebooks at GW Libraries guide.

Eresources for Alumni

Due to license restrictions, only certain specific databases are available to GW alumni.

  • Alumni need a NetID to log in. Use the Alumni Association NetID Form to claim yours.
  • For problems with logging in to alumni resources, email

Links to the databases:

Alumni can also access many free databases and resources, such as ERIC, PubMed, GPO Access,  WorldCat, and Google Scholar.


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