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Meet Your Personal Librarian

Mary Ann Neary

Mary Ann  Neary

Associate Law Librarian for Education & Reference

Legal Information Librarian & Lecturer in Law


Office: Law Library Room 257

Office Hours: Wed., 1:00-2:30 


Bankruptcy Law

Tax Law


Tax Law Research

Bankruptcy Law Research

Advanced Legal Research


Mary Ann teaches Advanced Legal Research, Bankruptcy Law Research and Tax Law Research in alternating semesters. She provides research support for BC Law faculty, students and staff. As the research liaison to the U.C.C. Reporter-Digest, she provides training and support to the Digest staff. She joined the BC Law Library after working as an attorney and law librarian in Massachusetts state government. Mary Ann holds a B.A. from the University of Massachusetts, an M.L.I.S. from Simmons University and a J.D. from Suffolk University.

Get to Know Your Personal Librarian

What is your favorite vacation spot?

Anywhere on the Maine coast.

What is your favorite book?

I know I should say Collier on Bankruptcy but it is really Jane Austen's Sense & Sensibility.

What are your hobbies?

Gardening (unsuccessfully!), hiking, painting.

Do you have any pets?

No, but my teenage daughter keeps lobbying for a dog!

What is the last thing you binge watched? 

The Big Bang Theory.

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

Le Duc Thai Eatery, Newtonville.