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Exam Taking Resources

The law library provides many materials that may assist you as you prepare for exams.

Locating Past Exams

Current exams are placed on the faculty TWEN sites at the discretion of the faculty member. The library retains a collection of past law school exams through summer semester 2003 on the Court level. For more resources on exam taking, consult our Exam Taking Resources research guide or contact a reference librarian.

Identifying Past Exams

You can identify past exams using a past exam index. Copies are located at the 2nd Floor circulation desk and on the Court level. Exams are listed alphabetically by subject then by professor. Identify the exam you'd like to look at.

Past Exam Index with title circled: Seattle University Law Library Bound Exam Index, Fall 1972-Summer 2003               Past Exam Index page 2

Exams on the Shelf (Court Level)

Once you've identified the appropriate volume in the index you can pull it off the shelf.

Set of past exam bound volumes

Using Past Exams

Use the index at the begining of the volume to find the section number for the exam you're interested in.

Index at beginning of bound volume 2002-2003

Exam Sections

Flip to the appropriate section.

Section 9, past exam bound volume 2002-2003

Copying & Checking Out Exams

You may photocopy the exam or check out the entire bound volume for 2 hours.

Example of past exam in bound volume