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The Legal Beagle’s favorite book and that of dog lovers everywhere is Every Dog’s Legal Guide: A Must Have Book for Your Owner by Mary Randolph (KF390.5 .D6 R36 2005). His favorite movie is about the crime fighting pooch, Underdog! His current hero is Uno, the beagle who won Best in Show at the...

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Legal Beagle's Archive for November 2013

Posted by Library Blog
11/22/2013 at 01:42 PM
In addition to the advice and practice exams offered by the Academic Success Program, here are some resources offered by the Law Library on preparing for and taking law school exams. First Year Law School Success: Law School Thinking, Essay Exam Writing, and Analysis, Reserve KF283.S53 2010 Law School Exams: Preparing and Writing to Win, KF283 .C35 2007 Writing Essay Exams to Succeed in Law School (Not Just to Survive), KF283 .D47 2010 Open Book: Succeeding on Exams from the First Day of Law School, KF283 .F75 2011 Steve Emanuel’s First Year Questions & Answers, Reserve KF388 .E43 2010...
Posted by Library Blog
11/07/2013 at 03:20 PM
If you are undecided about what you want to do with your law degree, go look at the Law Library’s Career Collection for inspiration!  The collection, shelved adjacent to the Library’s Print Center, is jam packed with resources about traditional law firm practice and alternatives to law practice.  You can learn about working for the federal government, following your bliss at a non-profit, or embracing your entrepreneurial spirit as a solo practitioner.  Books by the American Bar Association’s Section of International Law and the American Society of International Law offer...
Posted by Library Blog
11/01/2013 at 01:47 PM
The Loislaw Treatise Library via LoislawConnect is a new Law Library digital resource offering quick and easy access to a variety of practice treatises in over two dozen legal topics.  Topics include: Business Elder Law Employment Estate Planning Evidence Family Law IP and Trademarks Litigation Personal Injury Product Liability Real Estate Remedies  If you are taking Trial Advocacy or are a member of the trial team, the Mauet Trial Practice Library is a helpful resource for enhancing your advocacy skills!  The treatises are authored by experts and highly regarded by...