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Meet Your Personal Librarian

Sherry Xin Chen

Sherry Xin Chen

Legal Information Librarian & Lecturer in Law


Library Room 252


Foreign Law

International Law 

Human Rights


Advanced Legal Research 

International Legal Research


Sherry joined Boston College Law Library in 2013. She teaches both Advanced Legal Research and International Legal Research, provides research support to students and faculty with an interest in foreign, international and comparative law, and serves as a liaison to the Jessup & EU Moot Court teams.

Sherry grew up in Shanghai, China and received a B.A. from Shanghai International Studies University. She received both her J.D. and M.S.L.I.S. degrees from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. 

Get to Know Your Personal Librarian

What is your favorite legal research source?

My fellow law librarians!

What is the last thing you binge watched?

Mare of Easttown.

What are your hobbies?

Food, movies, and travel.

Where is your favorite place to have lunch near the law school campus?

Little Big Diner in Newton Center. Their ramen and karaage chicken are fantastic!