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Overview

  • Professor Zago has been a law librarian for over 20 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's services, facilities and staffing and teaches legal research in the areas of copyright/trademark, social justice and International law. She is also the administrator of the CALI, Lexis, Westlaw and Bloomberg programs at the school and is the acting Archivist for the Gire Archives. She is also the advisor for UNH Franklin Pierce School of 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 is currently the President of NELLCO, an international law library consortium. She is also a member of the New Hampshire Access to Justice Commission.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2018 Playing to Their Passion: A Legal Research Course that Resonates with Law StudentsLegal Reference Services Quarterly.  37:75-96. 2018
    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

    Teaching Activities

  • Constitutional Law Mt Ct Comp Taught course 2022
  • G S Rich, Patent Law Comp Taught course 2022
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2022
  • Moot Court Board Advisory Taught course 2022
  • S Lefkowitz Trademarks Comp Taught course 2022
  • Wechsler CrimLaw Moot Ct Comp Taught course 2022
  • Health Law Moot Court Taught course 2021
  • Legal Research & Info Literacy Taught course 2021
  • Legal Research & Info Literacy Taught course 2021
  • Moot Court Board Advisory Taught course 2021
  • Constitutional Law Mt Ct Comp Taught course 2021
  • G S Rich, Patent Law Comp Taught course 2021
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2021
  • Moot Court Board Advisory Taught course 2021
  • S Lefkowitz Trademarks Comp Taught course 2021
  • Wechsler CrimLaw Moot Ct Comp Taught course 2021
  • Legal Research & Info Literacy Taught course 2020
  • Legal Research & Info Literacy Taught course 2020
  • Moot Court Board Advisory Taught course 2020
  • Independent Study Taught course 2020
  • Evans Const Law Moot Ct Comp Taught course 2020
  • G S Rich, Patent Law Comp Taught course 2020
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2020
  • John Gibbons Crim Pro Moot Ct Taught course 2020
  • Moot Court Board Advisory Taught course 2020
  • S Lefkowitz Trademarks Comp Taught course 2020
  • Legal Research & Info Literacy Taught course 2019
  • Legal Research & Info Literacy Taught course 2019
  • Moot Court Board Advisory Taught course 2019
  • Evans Const Law Moot Ct Comp Taught course 2019
  • G S Rich, Patent Law Comp Taught course 2019
  • International Legal Research Taught course 2019
  • John Gibbons Crim Pro Moot Ct Taught course 2019
  • Moot Court Board Advisory Taught course 2019
  • S Lefkowitz Trademarks Comp Taught course 2019
  • Spong Competition Taught course 2019
  • 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
  • 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

  • Sue Zago
  • Mailing Address

  • UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law

    Law Library

    2 White Street

    Concord

    NH

    03301