An integral part of the Gonzaga University School of Law, Chastek Library provides excellent information and computing resources and services to support the instructional, research, and scholarly endeavors of the law school community. The library also supports the legal information needs of the university, the bench and bar, and provides access to the general public.
The primary mission of the Chastek Library is to evaluate, select, organize, and provide meaningful access to information resources that support the instruction, research, and service activities of Gonzaga University School of Law (Law School). Secondarily, the Chastek Library supports the legal information needs of the Gonzaga University (University) community, the local judiciary, practicing bar, and the general public of the Spokane metropolitan area. Finally, the Chastek Library strives to achieve its mission in a safe and comfortable work environment for all library users.
Our vision for Chastek Library is to be the "heart of the Law School." To this end we:
We identify our values as characteristics that define our library and how we intend to operate on a daily basis as we pursue our vision.
Chastek Library, Gonzaga University School of Law | 721 N. Cincinnati St. Spokane, WA 99220-3528 | 509.313.3758