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Filippa M. Anzalone

Assoc. Dean for Library & Technology Services



Filippa Marullo Anzalone has served as a professor and the Associate Dean for Library and Technology Services at Boston College Law School since August 2002. Anzalone has taught mindfulness for lawyers, semester in practice, advanced legal research, and an art law seminar. Legal education, mindfulness, student formation, and leadership are of particular interest to her.

Before joining Boston College Law School, Anzalone worked at Northeastern University School of Law School for almost eleven years as Professor of Law and Director of Information and Research Services. Anzalone also served as the acting dean of the Northeastern University Libraries for the 2000/2001 academic year.

Prior to entering academic law librarianship, Anzalone was the director of the law library at the Boston law firm of Bingham, Dana and Gould (now Bingham McCutchen). She also worked as a research librarian at Dike, Bronstein, Roberts, Cushman & Pfund, a public library administrator at the Cambridge Public Library, and the head children's librarian at the Medford Public Library. 

Anzalone has published many articles, book chapters, book reviews, and opinion pieces. She is active in the both the Law School and University communities. Anzalone has served as a panelist and chaired several programs at recent AALL and AALS conferences, and she has participated in numerous ABA, AALS, and NEASC site evaluations of law schools. She has served as a consultant to a number of law school libraries and lectured both in the United States and abroad on leadership, mindfulness, and management issues.

Anzalone received a B.A. from Smith College in 1975, a M.S.L.S. from Simmons College in 1977, and a J.D. from Suffolk University in 1985.