Shawn G. Nevers – BYU J. Reuben Clark Law School

Shawn G. Nevers

Deputy Director, Howard W. Hunter Library

Shawn Nevers joined the law library faculty in 2006 after completing a Masters of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a J.D. at Brigham Young University. As the Law Library’s Deputy Director, Professor Nevers works with the Library Director to manage the day-to-day operations of the Law Library and to develop its collection. Professor Nevers also assists faculty, students, and other patrons with their research needs, oversees the library’s electronic database collection, and teaches Introduction to Legal Research & Writing, Introduction to Advocacy, and Advanced Legal Research.

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Advocacy
  • Introduction to Legal Research and Writing


  • M.L.I.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2006
  • J.D., Brigham Young University, 2005
  • B.A., Brigham Young University, 2002