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DigitalGeorgetown

DigitalGeorgetown is the unified portal for Georgetown University’s institutional repository and digital collections, providing online access to scholarly academic resources, rare and unique digitized special collections, and more.

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Image: Detail of Cover, Faculty Handbook 1971 (1976 reprint)

Georgetown University Faculty Handbooks

Georgetown University produced its first faculty handbook in 1957 as a means of informing faculty about University objectives, organization, policies, benefits, and grievance procedures. Many of the handbooks also include a campus map and the constitution of the Faculty Senate.

Image: Detail of Cover, Faculty Handbook 1971 (1976 Reprint)

2018 Summer ETDs

Summer 2018 ETDs (Electronic Theses and Dissertations) 

The DigitalGeorgetown Institutional Repository is a service of the Georgetown University Library that preserves and makes available scholarly research by Georgetown's faculty, staff, and students. The open access repository includes conference papers, images, peer-reviewed scholarly articles, technical reports, theses and dissertations, working papers, and more.

Image: Summer 2018 ETD logo 

Detail of  "Direction of Diversity" Lunch Plenary, 2018

Teaching, Learning & Innovation Summer Institute (TLISI) 2018 

The Teaching, Learning & Innovation Summer Institute (TLISI) brings together Georgetown faculty and staff each year to participate in numerous sessions, keynotes, social hours, lunch presentations, and multi-day workshops on topics related to teaching and learning, including (but not limited to) innovative pedagogy, technology enhanced-learning strategies, teaching to the whole person, and the intersections of diversity, inclusion, teaching, and learning.

This collection contains filmed workshop sessions and keynote addresses that were produced and made available to Georgetown faculty, staff, and students.

Image: Still from "Direction of Diversity" Lunch Plenary, 2018

About DigitalGeorgetown

DigitalGeorgetown is a repository service offered and administered by the Georgetown University Library that provides access to scholarly content and unique digital resources. In production since 2009, the repository includes over 500,000 unique digital objects across more than 100 collections, and serves as a central place where Georgetown faculty, researchers, students, staff members, and librarians entrust the stewardship of their scholarship and other digital content. With an emphasis on curation and preservation, DigitalGeorgetown furthers the Library’s mission to shape the creation of knowledge, conserve culture for posterity, and transform learning and research. DigitalGeorgetown is powered by DSpace open source repository software.

There are many benefits to depositing works in DigitalGeorgetown, including:

  • Stable and continual open access to works through redundant storage infrastructure and persistent URLs
  • Visibility and exposure of content through Google Scholar, HoyaSearch, and other search engines and databases
  • Long-term preservation and archiving of collections, data sets, and scholarly works that ensures the authenticity of digital content
  • A suite of tools and features that displays a multitude of content types, including articles, books, journals, photographs, films, and audio files
  • Options for embargo and public access controls and support for intellectual property rights

Please contact us to learn more about DigitalGeorgetown.

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