The University Archives are the depository for the permanent record of Gonzaga University. Spanning the entire history of the University from 1887-present, the University Archives document both the daily administration of Gonzaga University and special events throughout the years.
University Archives and Special Collections selectively digitizes and provides access to historical and current materials. Our goal is to create educational collections that represents how Gonzaga has and continues to evolve in an ever changing world.
University Archives and Special Collections collects and maintains a manuscript and rare book collection. The rare book collection constitutes over of over 16,000 items, dating back to 1475 and the manuscript collection includes a diverse array of items ranging from Bing Crosby and Gerard Manley Hopkins.
University Archives hosts exhibits throughout the year to showcase the archival collections and work of Gonzaga University. The current exhibit is titled Undefeated Since 1941: History of Gonzaga Football. Online Exhibit