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ENVS 120 - Introduction to Environmental Law and Regulation in the US

This course guide was created for the upper division course, ENVS 120 - Introduction to Environmental Law and Regulation in the US. If you any questions, please contact Anna Yang at

Selected Library E-books

Books are often overlooked, but can be an excellent starting point to provide you with context, background, and big picture. And the references lead you to other great sources! 

How to find e-books through the SCU Library:

  1. Go to the library's website:
  2. Locate the tab in the middle of the search box called "Streaming Videos/ebooks"
  3. Type in your search terms (e.g. environmental law AND united states) into the "ebooks" search box
  4. Go through the results and see which one meets your topic

Selected Library Books

Note: to see other items relating to environmental policy, in OSCAR (catalog), choose Subject from dropdown menu and enter your term: environmental policy, endangered species law, etc. Advanced Search offers more options. Or, click on Subject links in a title record.

To view results by date published, choose Sort > Date (newest first) from dropdown menu.

Some physical books are only available at the Mabie Law Library. Go to their website for more information: