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Environmental Law: Getting Started

Resources to help you get started in researching U.S. federal and state environmental law.

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CLICnet is the library catalog of seven private colleges and universities in the Twin Cities, including Saint Thomas. Books from other campuses can be requested online and delivered to the UST library of your choice.

Searching by the following subject keywords or subject headings will help you find relevant materials:

  • Air – pollution

  • Air – quality management

  • Air pollution – prevention and control

  • Environmental law – United States

  • Environmental law – United States – States

  • Environmental law – Minnesota

  • Environmental policy – United States

  • Environmental protection – United States

  • Hazardous wastes – Law and legislation – United States

  • Liability for hazardous substances pollution damages – United States

  • Natural resources – Law and legislation – United States

  • Pollution – United States

  • Toxic torts – United States

Environmental Law Guide

This research guide is designed to help you get started in researching U.S. federal and state environmental law at the University of St. Thomas Schoenecker Law Library.  It includes primary and secondary source materials in print and electronic (subscription databases and free internet) formats. Additionally, special topics provides a survey of materials that focus on specialized topics in environmental law including environmental justice and climate change. 

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