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  • Law Library Director and Assist. Prof. of Law

    Professor Zago has been a law librarian for 22 years doing legal reference, teaching legal research, mentoring students, collaborating with faculty, working on collections, and in library administration. As the UNH Law Library Director, she manages all aspects of the law library and teaches legal research. She is also the co-advisor for UNH Law's Moot Court program.

    Prior to UNH Law, Professor Zago worked at Northeastern University School of Law in Boston, MA, where she was the Associate Director for 11 years where she oversaw library operations. Previous to being the Associate Director, she served as the Head of Reader Services and Reference/Electronic Services Librarian.

    During her time at Northeastern, she taught and mentored students in research in the first year program of Legal Skills in Social Context and also team-taught Advanced Legal Research including classes in administrative law, cases, statutes, secondary sources, international legal research, cost-effective research, and legislative history.

    Before moving to Boston, Professor Zago worked at Western New England University School of Law in Springfield, Massachusetts, where she was the Collection Services Librarian and then the Electronic Services Librarian.

    Professor Zago is very active in various professional law library organizations including the Association of New Hampshire Law Librarians, the Law Librarians of New England, and the American Association of Law Libraries. She currently serves on the NELLCO Board of Directors. She is also a member of the New Hampshire Access to Justice Commission.
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2017 Reimagining the Wheel: Using Circular Calendars for Planning in Law School LibrariesLegal Reference Services Quarterly.  36:103-111. 2017
    2016 Authenticity Key to Success in Life and in Legal InformationMassachusetts Lawyers Weekly2016
    2016 Riding Circuit: Bringing the Law to Those Who Need ItFlorida A & M University Law Review.  12:1-53. 2016
    2014 Finding New Hampshire Municipal Ordinances in the Digital AgeNew Hampshire Bar News2014
    2013 University of New Hampshire School of Law Library [profile]Informed Librarian Online2013
    2010 LLNE Letter to Massachusetts Governor Deval PatrickLLNE News: Newsletter of the Law Librarians of New England.  29:12-12. 2010
    2005 Secondary Sources: Top TenLegal Information Alert.  24:1-6. 2005
    Playing to Their Passion: A Legal Research Course that Resonates with Law StudentsLegal Reference Services Quarterly

    Teaching Activities

  • International Legal Research Taught course 2018
  • Legal Research & Info Literacy Taught course 2018
  • Moot Court Board Advisory Taught course 2018
  • Evans Const Law Moot Ct Comp Taught course 2018
  • G S Rich, Patent Law Comp Taught course 2018
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2018
  • John Gibbons Crim Pro Moot Ct Taught course 2018
  • John Gibbons Crim Pro Moot Ct Taught course 2018
  • Moot Court Board Advisory Taught course 2018
  • R R Vale Corp Moot Court Comp Taught course 2018
  • S Lefkowitz Trademarks Comp Taught course 2018
  • Touro Law/Religion Mt Ct Comp Taught course 2018
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2017
  • John Gibbons Crim Pro Moot Ct Taught course 2017
  • Legal Research & Info Literacy Taught course 2017
  • G S Rich, Patent Law Comp Taught course 2017
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2017
  • R R Vale Corp Moot Court Comp Taught course 2017
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2016
  • Legal Research & Info Literacy Taught course 2016
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2016
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2015
  • Legal Research & Info Literacy Taught course 2015
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2015
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2014
  • Legal Research & Info Literacy Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

    Full Name

  • Susan Zago
  • Mailing Address

  • UNH Law

    Law Library

    2 White Street

    Concord

    NH

    03301