Look at the tabs of this guide for study aids (print and online) pertaining to a certain course. This home page contains information about:
Ebook and online MP3 Study Aids:
CALI - Online interactive lessons
Lexis Courtroom Cast - sound files of cases from your casebook, with text of the cases and summaries. (Note that the text of the cases may not be edited exactly as it appears in the casebook.)
Sample University of Akron Law School Exams are available online through Brightspace.
Log on to Brightspace using your UANet ID and Password and go to the "Law School Resources" course. Follow the link in the sidebar to "Law School Sample Exams." Exams are arranged alphabetically by course and are broken down by professor. The exams are available in PDF format and may be viewed online or printed for later use.
Akron Law Digital provides 24/7 electronic access to numerous titles published by Lexis. Sign in with your University email address. Akron Law Digital contains many Lexis study aids, including the Questions and Answers and Understanding Series. These ebook study aids can be downloaded, highlighted and annotated by the user.
See the Database Instruction page for how-tos.
To access (both on and off campus):
The W-K library contains popular study aids in ebook format, including Examples & Explanations, Emanuel Law Outlines, Glannon Guides, Emanuel CrunchTime, Academic Success, Casenote Legal Briefs, Inside Series, Friedman’s Series, Jumpstart Series.
Access more than 470 study aids via West Academic Study Aids.
The subscription includes the following titles for all first year courses: Gilbert Law Summaries, Sum & Substance Quick Review, Sum & Substance Exam Pro Series, Black Letter Outlines, Acing Series, Concise Hornbook Series, Law in a Nutshell Series. Coming Soon: Concepts & Insights.
The subscription also includes the High Court Case Summaries Series, which include case briefs keyed to specific casebooks.
Also contains audio files for Law School Legends and Sum and Substance Audio Series!
Coming Soon: ability to DOWNLOAD AUDIO.
The Office of Academic Success is locate in Room 217 of the Law School.
Multiple choice MBE questions may be good exam prep, if your professor is giving that style of exam.