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Welcome to the Gonzaga Library: Check Us Out!

The Foley Center Library Building

The library has a ton of ways to make your student experience easier!

Here are a few things you should know:

Library card and the text: Your Zagcard is your library card!

Coffee cup and granola bar, and the text "Pack a snack!"

Food and beverages are allowed in the Foley Library, but please use closed-lid containers, and no hot, smelly or messy foods.

(It can be hard to study with eau-de-pizza wafting around.)

Some of the library's study spaces

We have plenty of space to study! Snag a table for group work (and grab a rolling whiteboard) or hunker down for some silent study in a kiosk or comfy '90s chair. Feel free to use the classrooms if they're not in use. The glass classroom has tables with power outlets, and the computer lab has, well, computers! 

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Printer with starburst graphic and the words "24 Hour Printing"

Print from the library computers or your personal laptop using Bulldog Bucks! Or scan for free! We have four multi-function printers in the library for your color or black and white printing needs.

The first time you print, you'll be asked to log in at a printer and scan your Zagcard at the sensor to link it to your account. Every time you print after that, you can just scan your card to log in and release the print job in moments!

Our atrium printer is available 24 hours with your Zagcard. To print from your laptop, or to send a job after hours, just upload your files at

For more information and up-to-date pricing see

Find your study zone! Whether you want to work with a group or focus in solitary silence, Foley has a spot for you! Green is group study zone: moderate conversation level. It is found on the main level in the study rooms. Yellow is quiet study. Occasional quiet conversation is permitted. It is found on the stairwell, on the second level, and in parts of the lower level. Red is silent study. Individual silent study only is appropriate. It is found on the third floor. Blue is the phone zone, where cell phone use is permitted. It is found in the atrium.

Picture of librarians photoshopped to look like the cast from the Friends TV show

The librarians are your friends! (Seriously, we really are friendly.) Save yourself some frustration and talk to a librarian if you run into any research trouble, or even just for help getting started. Swing by the information desk, open a chat, or make an appointment. We don't bite!

 Building Hours 

Ordinary hours are:

Monday-Thursday 7:30 am - 2 am*

Friday 7:30 am - 9 pm

Saturday 10 am - 6 pm

Sunday 10 am - 2 am*

* After 9 pm access is limited to the Gonzaga community: swipe your Zagcard to get in!

Click here for this week's full hours!

Study room door with text emerging from it reading: Check out our study rooms!

Tucked away on the second floor are eight study rooms, with tables, TVs, laptop connections, and whiteboards.

Groups can reserve the rooms for up to three hours a day. See the openings and reserve your spot at, then pick up your key at the circulation desk.

Many of our services are available through our website! 



Books & Physical Media, and a smorgasbord of articles


Targeted searching of newspapers, magazines, academic journals, films, audiobooks, and ebooks


Librarian suggestions for the best resources for your subject


Learn how to use all the stuff!


Use the Periodicals@Foley tool to see which database has a particular journal. Great for looking up citations


We don’t have it? We can still get it for you -- for free


Reserve ‘em online, pick up the key at the desk


Meet one-on-one with a librarian


Print from your laptop

You don't even have to leave your dorm!