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First-Year Law Student Resource Guide   Tags: brief, casebooks, exams, first year, outlining  

In this guide we have selected a few of our favorite resources for first year law students.
Last Updated: Jul 3, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Check out Books from the Law Library

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Excelling in Law School: A Complete Approach - Jason C. Miller
Call Number: LAW-Reserve KF272.M548 2013
ISBN: 9780735599246

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Expert Learning For Law Students - Michael Hunter Schwartz
Call Number: LAW-Reserve, KF283.S39 (2008)
ISBN: 1594605459

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Law 101 - Jay M. Feinman
Call Number: LAW-4th Floor, KF387.F45 (2010)
ISBN: 0195395131

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Law School Basics: A Preview Of Law School And Legal Reasoning - David Hricik
Call Number: LAW-Reserve, KF283.H75 (2000)
ISBN: 1889057061

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Learning the Law: Success in Law School and Beyond - Steven J. Frank
Call Number: LAW-Reserve, KF283.F73 (1997)
ISBN: 0806518715

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"One L of a Year": How to Maximize Your Success in Law School - Leah M. Christensen
Call Number: LAW-Reserve KF283.C485 2012
ISBN: 9781594609473

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The Law School Trip: The Insider's Guide to Law School - Andrew J. McClurg
Call Number: LAW-Reserve, PN6231.L4M33 (2001)
ISBN: 1552126463
Written by an award-winning law professor and humorist, The Law School Trip is a step-by-step guide to the surreal world of legal education.

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The Law Student's Pocket Mentor: From Surviving to Thriving - Ann L. Iijima
Call Number: LAW-Reserve, KF283.I35 (2007)
ISBN: 0735540349


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Other Guides for 1Ls

Finding Study Aids
by Reference Librarian - Last Updated Apr 16, 2014
The law library subscribes to five major study aid series. Remember, study aids are just that: aids to your regular study. They are not a substitute for attending class and reading required material!
467 views this year
Exam Taking Resources
by Reference Librarian - Last Updated Apr 12, 2013
The law library provides many materials that may assist you as you prepare for exams.
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New Student Information
by Tina Ching, Stephanie Wilson - Last Updated Aug 19, 2013
So you’re starting law school. You’ve got a lot of things on your mind. Here are the essential things you need to know about the law library.
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Researching Legal Careers
by Reference Librarian - Last Updated Oct 22, 2013
A guide to finding information on legal careers in many areas of the law
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