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Study Aids for Upper Division Bar Courses & the Bar Exam: Home

Study Aids for Upper Division Classes and the Bar Exam

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:

 

Ebook and online MP3 Study Aids:

Akron Law Past Exams Online

Free Barbri Outlines

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Contact Us

Office of Academic Success Programs

The Office of Academic Success is locate in Room 217 of the Law School.

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Lexis Study Aids via Akron Law Digital

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.

Help: Click on MY ACCOUNT and select help

Instructions for downloading, highlighting, etc.

Get the Mobile App.

See the Database Instruction page for how-tos.

CALI

Aspen Learning Library fka Wolters Kluwer Online Study Aids

To access (both on and off campus):

  1. Go to https://aspenlearninglibrary.com/librarycard/login
  2. Select your institution (University of Akron School of Law).
  3. Your library card number is the same as your UANet ID.  If you have a UANet ID that does not include any numbers, contact the library for your library card number.

The Aspen Learning 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.

Also includes video and audio study aids for certain subjects.

Access and download books via Android, Apple, Mac or PC App. You can download the app of your choice here.

Find each app user guide here.

West Academic Study Aids Online

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, 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! Listen offline using the mobile app.

NEW - interactive multiple choice quizzes on Exam Pro - Objective titles.

 

Sample Exams

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.