Study Aids and Resources

Study Aids and Resources

Law School and Study Strategies

Richard Michael Fischl and Jeremy Paul, Getting to Maybe: How to Excel on Law School Exams, (Carolina Academic Press 1999).

Rita K. Stropus and Charlotte D. Taylor, Bridging the Gap Between College and Law School : Strategies for Success, 2nd Edition, (Carolina Academic Press 2009).

Dennis J. Tonsing, 1000 Days to the Bar–But the Practice of Law Begins Now, 2nd Edition, (William S. Hein & Co. 2010).

Helene S. Shapo and Marshall Shapo, Law School Without Fear: Strategies for Success, 2nd Edition, (Foundation Press 2002).

Michael Hunter Schwartz, Expert Learning for Law Students, 2nd Edition, (Carolina Academic Press 2008).

Herbert N. Ramy, Succeeding in Law School, 2nd Edition, (Carolina Academic Press 2010).

Ruth Ann McKinney, Reading Like a Lawyer: Time-Saving Strategies For Reading Law Like an Expert, (Carolina Academic Press 2005).

Legal Analysis and Legal Writing

Richard K. Neumann Jr., Legal Reasoning and Legal Writing: Structure, Strategy, and Style, 6th Edition, (Aspen Publishers 2009)

Linda H. Edwards, Legal Writing: Process, Analysis and Organization, 5th Edition, (Aspen Publishers 2010).

David S. Romantz and Kathleen Elliott Vinson, Legal Analysis: The Fundamental Skill, 2nd Edition, (Carolina Academic Press 2009).

The U.S. Legal System

Margaret Z. Johns and Rex R. Perschbacher, The United States Legal System: An Introduction, 2nd Edition, (Carolina Academic Press 2006).

Introduction to the Federal Court System.

Writing Instruction and Style Manuals

Richard C. Wydick, Plain English for Lawyers, 5th Edition (Carolina Academic Press 2005).

William Strunk, Jr. and E.B. White, The Elements of Style, (Macmillan 1962).

Joseph M. Williams, Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace, 9th Edition, (Longman 2006).

University of Utah Writing Center

Writing and Language Resources at the International Center

Student Health and Well-Being

University of Utah Counseling Center

University Campus Wellness Connection