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Library Resources for New Alumni

The George Washington University - Tue, 05/20/2014 - 16:04
May 20, 2014

Congratulations to all of our 2014 graduates!  After all this time together the libraries wouldn't abandon you to a libraryless existence.  Here are a few of the resources available to you as a GW alumni.

Access to Gelman
GW Alumni can present their valid GWorld Alumni ID card for access to Gelman Library.  For information about how to obtain your Alumni ID card, see the GWorld 2.0 Alumni ID Card web page.

Borrowing Privileges
Borrowing privileges are extended to GW Alumni for $50 per year.  Payments should be made at the Circulation Desk in Gelman Library.  For more information see details about Alumni borrowing privileges.

Selected E-Resources
Thanks to the the generous support of the GW Alumni Association, GW Libraries offer access to selected E-resources, including ABI/Inform Complete, Proquest Research Library, and JSTOR Archive.  Visit the E-Resources for Alumni page for more information. 

Memorial Day Weekend Hours

The George Washington University - Tue, 05/20/2014 - 15:05
May 20, 2014

In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, Gelman Library will be closed on Sunday, May 25 and Monday, May 26. 

Saturday, May 24 - closing at 6 pm
Sunday, May 25 - CLOSED
Monday, May 26 - CLOSED
Tuesday, May 27 - opening at 7:30am

 

 

The Other Side of War

American University News - Mon, 05/19/2014 - 15:59
School of Communication professor Claudia Myers releases her powerful new film, Fort Bliss.
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Media Service Desk Closed

George Mason University - Fri, 05/16/2014 - 16:53

The Media Services Desk, 2nd Floor, Gateway Library@Johnson Center, is closed. Mason users needing assistance in accessing the Gateway Library’s media circulating collections may place a request in ILLiad to request an item. (Select the Document Delivery Book/Media form to request.) The item will be pulled by staff and placed on Hold at the Gateway Library Service desk.
Mason users may also ask for assistance at the Gateway Library Service Desk on the first floor.Staff will retrieve requested items on demand as quickly as possible. (If a patron requests a large number of items at one time, library staff may ask the patron to request the items through ILLiad or leave their list of items to be retrieved at a later time).

Questions? Need more information? Please contact Laura Jenemann, Film Studies/Media Services Librarian (703-993-7593 or ljeneman@gmu.edu).

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Dr. Usha Rajdev Honored by International Association for STEM Leaders

Marymount University - Fri, 05/16/2014 - 16:49
Dr. Rajdev was recognized for developing a STEM partnership with Fort Belvoir Elementary School.
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College of Arts and Sciences 2014 Commencement

American University News - Fri, 05/16/2014 - 09:36
The 2014 College of Arts and Sciences commencement ceremony took place on Sunday, May 11, at 1 p.m.
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Derrick Cogburn at the Forefront of Internet Governance Developments

American University News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 15:46
SIS Associate Professor Derrick Cogburn has been a longtime scholar of Internet governance issues. Recently, he has been involved in several significant developments in the Internet governance sphere.
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Derrick Cogburn at the Forefront of Internet Governance Developments

American University News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 15:46
SIS Associate Professor Derrick Cogburn has been a longtime scholar of Internet governance issues. Recently, he has been involved in several significant developments in the Internet governance sphere.
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Dean Presents Alumni Awards at Annual Dinner

American University News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 10:57
Alumni Marc Duber, BSBA ’81, and Richard Clark, MBA ’70, recently received awards from Kogod for their outstanding commitment to the school and service in their community.
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Two SOC Professors Celebrate Their 20th Anniversary of Graduation

American University News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 09:42
For two SOC professors who graduated twenty years ago this week – it’s personal.
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Pepe Has the Floor

American University News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 19:52
The president of Uruguay makes a special appearance at AU.
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Post-Graduation Research Resources

Catholic University - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 15:08

CUA graduates have continued access to some library resources through the Alumni home page, in disciplines ranging from religious studies and philosophy to government affairs.   Resources available include:  RefWorks, ATLASerials, Annual Reviews, CQ Almanac, Project Muse, SAGE Journals, and POIESIS: Philosophy Online Serials .   To access these resources, go to Alumni Relations/Alumni resources/Benefits+Services.  Under Services, you will see “Access Library Databases Online.”  You will need to login and activate your account before you proceed.

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Two SPA Students Receive Summer Fulbright Awards

American University News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 14:47
Ian Gansler, SPA/BA ’17, and Matthew Waskiewicz, SPA/BA ’16, will study in the United Kingdom this summer after receiving Fulbright Summer Institute awards.
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Polarization Reason for Country’s Governing Problems

American University News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 14:33
Professors Jim Thurber and Jennifer Lawless examined political polarization during a recent conference on "American Gridlock: Causes, Characteristics and Consequences of Polarization."
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GOP Most Responsible for Political Dysfunction

American University News - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 14:09
Top scholars from around the United States examined political polarization from a variety of perspectives at a recent conference on "American Gridlock: Causes, Characteristics and Consequences of Polarization."
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Greetings from Chip Griffin

American University News - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 16:49
Greetings from Chip Griffin
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Rising Treatment Costs Drive Health Care Spending

American University News - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 16:04
New comprehensive study also reveals increased disease cases have modest impact on spending growth.
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Commencement Stories from the Class of 2014

American University News - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 15:51
Read stories of inspiring graduates from the class of 2014.
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French Government Knights CAS Dean

American University News - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 15:07
Peter Starr most recent American University academic to be knighted by a foreign country.
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