The Johnson Center is the site for a University event on Friday, September 16. Gateway Library will be closed, and all services and all collections in the Johnson Center will be inaccessible. Please note and plan accordingly:
- Users will not be able to access any Gateway Library collections including circulating books, print course reserve materials, textbooks, music or media collections.
- Reference service and information will be available at the Fenwick Library Information Desk or through Virtual Reference
- Gateway Library will reopen on Saturday at 10 a.m.
Mason Libraries are establishing a Book Club. Interested? Join us on Tuesday, September 20, 2 – 2:30 p.m., 1014A Fenwick Library, for an brief meeting to discuss the possibilities! For more information, visit
George Mason Libraries Book Club or contact Sara Hudson, shudson7 @ gmu.edu.
Artist Jonathan Lee will discuss his work, Renewables, at an Artist’s Talk on Thursday, September 15, 4-5 p.m., Main Reading Room (2001), Fenwick Library. Renewables is currently on exhibit in Fenwick Gallery. Join us!
Wondering where you can go for quiet study? Or where you can meet with a study group? Spaces throughout Gelman Library are designated for either quiet, individual study or collaborative, group study. Quiet spaces are designated with the "Quiet Study Space" posters so you'll know the guidelines for that space. Respecting the posted guidelines makes Gelman a better place for everyone!
Quiet Study Spaces in Gelman
No group conversation allowed • Use headphones at a low volume • Silence phones & electronic devices
3rd, 4th, 5th & 6th floor stacks
4th floor large study room (401)
5th floor large study room (501)
Graduate Student Reading Room (503)
Andrew Oliver Reading Room (609)
Group Study Spaces in Gelman
Group conversation allowed • Use headphones at a low volume • Silence phones & electronic devices
1st floor (all areas except National Churchill Library & Center 101)
Entrance floor (all areas)
4th floor large study room (403)
Reservable, small group, study rooms on floors 2,3,4,5 & 6
Discover the amazing possibilities of 3-D modeling with a free Introduction to 3-D Modeling with Tinkercad. Tinkercad is a free, browser-based CAD software. You will learn how to create 3-D models from scratch and import existing models to modify. Feel free to bring your own laptop or you can borrow a chromebook at the workshop.This concise and hands-on introduction will last about 45 minutes. No RSVP is required. Please contact Dominique Pierce with questions.
Join us for any of the 4 sessions this semester:
Wednesday, September 14, 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, October 12, 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 9, 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 16, 12:30 p.m.
This workshop is part of the Build Your Skills Workshop Series which features practical, hands-on instruction in useful skills you may not learn in class. Other workshops in this Fall 2016 series are Zotero In-Depth, Programming with Python, Using the Linux Shell, How Do I Cite This?: Understanding MLA, APA, and Chicago Styles, and Take Charge of Your Stuff: Citation Management with RefWorks, Zotero & Mendeley. All sessions will be first-come, first served.
All sessions take place in Gelman Library, Room 214