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Exam Pro Practice Questions Available Online Via West Academic Study Aids

Exam Pro Practice Series offers students an easy to use interactive format to answer questions and test knowledge.  Subjects covered are: Property, Criminal Law, Contracts, Civil Procedure, Business Associations, Criminal Procedure, Evidence, Federal Income Tax, Professional Responsibility, Torts,  Wills Trusts & Estates, and Secured Transactions.

To access the study aids, you must log into the law school proxy server using your 7-digit CSU ID number and the password you use to log into the computer lab. You also have the option to create a personal account. Full instructions are here.

Access to the study aids is unlimited, so use them as often as you like.

Law School Legends Audio Study Aids Through West Academic

As a C|M|LAW student, you have access to the Law School Legends series through our West Academic subscription. Law School Legends is a collection of audiobook study aids that you can listen to on your phone when you download the West Academic Audio app. Some of the subjects covered in the series include –

  • Civil procedure
  • Administrative law
  • Constitutional law
  • Contracts
  • Criminal law
  • Evidence

Find more study aids through our research guide.

Professor Sagers’ The Law of Antitrust Available Electronically on West’s Academic Study Aids

C|M|Law Professor Chris Sagers’ book The Law of Antitrust: An Integrated Handbook is available electronically from West via their Academic Study Aids.

West Academic Study Aids are available on the law library’s website under Law Databases. Hundreds of titles are available that cover most law school courses. Some of the popular study aid series include Nutshells, Acing Series, Concepts and Insights, Gilbert Summaries, and Sum and Substance Audio. There are also subject matter overviews, interactive questions, exam style questions, outlines, videos, and case briefs.

To access the study aids, log into the law school proxy server using your 7-digit CSU ID number and the password you use to log into the computer lab. You also have the option to create a personal account. Full instructions are here.

Access to the study aids is unlimited, so use it as much as you like.

Sum and Substance Audio To Go Through West Academic

As a C|M|LAW student, you have access to the Sum and Substance Audio series through our subscription to West Academic. This series is one of the most popular types of study aids, especially if you learn well through listening. You can download their app and listen to it on your phone. Twenty-seven titles are in this series, including –

  • Sum and Substance Audio on Torts
  • Sum and Substance Audio on Civil Procedure
  • Sum and Substance Audio on Constitutional Law

Find more study aids through our research guide.

 

Need Help with Research? Librarian Research Consultations Available

If you need help with a paper, the law library offers scheduled Research Consultations. Let us know what you have already completed and what areas you need help with, and a librarian will assist with finding resources and information. Most research consultations are approximately 30 minutes in length, depending on need.

The library has several research guides designed to assist you in starting your research: Scholarly Writing, Scholarship TechnologyFinding Articles in Law Reviews and JournalsBluebooking and Legal Writing Software, Research Databases, and Citation Checking.