Land Use Law's simple name belies the complex interactions between zoning law, environmental law and property law that govern what people can do with their land. Many of these interactions will occur not only in the courts, but in executive agencies.
Background Material / Study Aids
Any book on Reserve can be found at the Circulation Desk.
Many of the resources in this guide are available on Lexis or Westlaw / WestlawNext, both of which require an individual user account. If you are a Western New England University School of Law student and having trouble with your account, please contact a Reference Librarian at 413-782-1458.
Reference Hours During the Academic Year
Monday-Thursday 9:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Friday 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Librarians who staff the Reference Desk are available to help you plan your research strategy and to help you find resources that might be useful in your project. You may set up an appointment to speak with a Librarian about your research needs. The Law Library offers two types of electronic reference service for our law students: email and chat. To use email reference service, please contact either Renee Rastorfer or Neal Smith. The chat reference service is available during all scheduled reference hours, unless otherwise publicized. The buddy name of the Law School Library is WNELawChat. We are monitoring AOL Instant Messenger, myspace, and Yahoo! Messenger. See the "Chat With a Librarian" Box above. Click here to learn more about reference chat service.