CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: The library is closed effective Tuesday, March 24th. Continuing services will include: access to online materials; reference, class or research consultations; and assistance with securing expanded online access to curriculum-based and/or research materials. For more information see the Georgetown Libraries COVID-19 Updates and Resources page and the Library's COVID-19 FAQ.
Even though the library building is closed, we are working remotely to support Georgetown's learning and research missions. In many cases, our staff have found creative ways to adapt to an online environment. Some examples include:
The Maker Hub is sharing projects and tips on its Maker Hub Slack channel. Of particular note, four community members have borrowed the Maker Hub's 3-D printers and are using them to produce face shields to aid in Coronavirus response efforts. So far, they have sent 110 face shields to OpenWorks in Baltimore, where they will be assembled and distributed to local healthcare workers. Learn more about the Maker Hub's efforts and how to contribute to them in this story.