As decisions about the start of the fall semester continue to unfold, the Library’s overarching goals remain unchanged: to provide the most essential services and content possible in support of Georgetown's teaching, learning, and research agenda. We are committed to designing and delivering high quality services and resources in a manner that remains aligned with the evolving health and safety regulations and guidelines established by the government and the University.
We appreciate your understanding and cooperation as we deal with the challenges and opportunities of these unprecedented times. The Library is here to support you and the needs of Georgetown's academic community throughout this crisis and beyond.
With the ease and popularity of open access publishing, there has been a dramatic rise in the number of journals published, many of which are focused on the fields of science, technology, engineering, and medicine. Some of these journals have been labeled “fake” or “predatory,” and authors and researchers will want to avoid using these publications for research or publication.