Here are some more finals prep tips. (See previous posts about CDs and CALI.) The Law Library has a lot of print materials that you may find quite useful. First, you may want to take a look at the following books found in the reserve library.

Law School Exams: Preparing and Writing to Win – KF 283 .C35 2007

Law School Success: A Guide to Studying Law and Taking Law School Exams – KF 283 .B87 2008

Writing Essay Exams to Succeed (Not Just to Survive) – KF 283 .D47 2007

We also have a number of different books on specific subjects. Many provide outlines, explanations, sample essay and multiple choice questions, and more that can help you prepare for finals. The following are some examples of different series you may want to take a look at. Clicking on the title will give you a list of what we have.

Examples and Explanations

Black Letter Outlines

Understanding Series

Exam Pro

Gilbert Law Summaries

Concise Hornbook

Emanuel Law Outlines



Questions and Answers


Once you’ve clicked any of the above links, you can limit by topic by typing in the topic in the keyword search box at the bottom of the screen.  Simply type it in after the name of the series which will already appear in the box, like this: