Resources for graduate students

Graduate Student Reading Room

This is a quiet study space that is only open to enrolled graduate students, so you can study with fewer distractions. It is open during designated study hours. 

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Borrowing Information

We do our best to make sure you can borrow any library materials you need for your research. If we don't already own it, we'll borrow it from another library for you!

Learn about our borrowing policies and loan terms for graduate students.

Loan Extension

Graduates students retain library privileges for up to 3 consecutive semesters after their last enrolled semester. 

Subject Specialists

Learn more about how subject librarians can help support your research. 

Find our best resources for your subject on research guides curated by our subject librarians.

Access your library accounts

My Library Account

  • Renew books,
  • check due dates,
  • check overdue items, and
  • place GIL Express requests

Access My Library Account

My ILLiad Account

Request and receive interlibrary loans and document delivery services.

The first time you log in, click 'First Time Users' to create an account.

Access My ILLiad Account

Having Trouble?

Renewing Materials
(678) 839-6502 

Accessing ILLIAD
(678) 839-6354 

24/7 Live Chat Help

Choose the style of research help that best fits your need

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Phone  - (678) 839-6495

24/7 chat   - UWG library staff respond during business hours, librarians from around the world respond when we're closed

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Talk to a subject specialist

Schedule an appointment with a subject librarian for more advanced help in your research area. Librarians generally respond within one business day of receiving the request.

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Find your own answer

Library DIY - do it yourself guide to library research

Library Orientation - introduction to the library with useful tips

Library Tutorials - topics commonly covered in library instruction sessions