Reference Staff


Caitlin A. Bagley

Caitlin A. Bagley
Instruction Librarian
Phone: 313-6529

Caitlin A. Bagley is an Associate Professor and Instruction Librarian focused on the first year experience. She received her MLS from Indiana University. A Southerner by birth, she did her undergraduate work at the University of Kentucky majoring in Classics and English. She has previously worked at Murray State University as a Research Librarian. Her interests include information literacy, cloud computing, Roman mythology and history, and running. Naturally inquisitive, she is always interested in helping you with your research.


Kelly Jenks
Instruction Coordinator
Phone: 313-3829

Kelly Jenks received her MLS from the School of Library and Information Science at San Jose State University, San Jose, California.  She has worked at Gonzaga University since 2000, and is the Instruction Coordinator.   Her passion is living the circle of experience, reflection and action in a learner centered classroom whether that classroom is in person or online.  She loves the curious and the desperate!  Her duties include working with professors to develop library sessions that strengthen research scholarship across the disciplines, as well as coordinating the schedule of other members of the instruction team.  If you would like to arrange a meeting with one of our instructors, either for yourself, your group or a class, please contact her via the information provided or stop by Foley Center Library.

Linda Pierce
Collection Development Librarian
Phone: (509) 313-3834


Linda is Associate Professor and Collection Development Librarian. She has her Master's in Librarianship from the University of Washington and has been a faculty member at Gonzaga since 1989. Her collection development responsibilities include the Schools of Engineering and Business as well as Philosophy and Organizational Leadership. Her professional activities include being membership on the Library Council of Washington and doing research in professional ethics in librarianship.

John Spencer
Chair of Public Services/ Reference Coordinator
Phone: 313-6110

John S. Spencer, B.A., M.A., M.L.S. is currently the Chair of Public Services, as well as the Coordinator of Reference and Periodicals. He has been working at Gonzaga University since September, 2001. Previously he served as an Associate Librarian at Central Washington University in Ellensburg (also known as the windy city) and has worked at The University of the South (home of the Sewanee Review) and Arizona State University West in the Valley of the Sun (also known as Phoenix). He is a native of the buckeye state (Ohio) and is an avid fan of the British mystery and American detective genre.

John Spracklen
Interlibrary Loan Supervisor/Library Technology Specialist
Phone: 313-6554

John Spracklen has worked at Foley Center Library since June of 2012.