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Introduction to the Study and Practice of Law in a Nutshell, 6th ed. - Kenney F. Hegland; Paula A. Franzese
Call Number: STUDY AIDS AND ACADEMIC SUCCESS - MAIN FLOOR KF273 .H4 2014
ISBN: 0314290427
Publication Date: 2014-03-11
"It is a wonderful intro to law school and Kenney's humor is throughout...he makes what can be a dry read into an enjoyable and entertaining one."

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Bramble Bush - K. N. Llewellyn
Call Number: LOWER LEVEL - CIRCULATING COLLECTION KF272 .L55x
ISBN: 9780379000733
Publication Date: 1953-06-01
"Discusses both the law and the law school experience. Although it is over 60 years old, it is still relevant to today's student experience. It has the advantage of being relatively short. This article is a classic."

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One L - Scott Turow
Call Number: LOWER LEVEL - CIRCULATING COLLECTION KF373.T88 A3 2010
ISBN: 9780143119029
Publication Date: 2010-12-28
"Previews the law school experience."

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The Elements of Style - Maira Kalman (Illustrator); William Strunk; E. B. White
Call Number: LOWER LEVEL - CIRCULATING COLLECTION PE1408 .S772 2007
ISBN: 9780143112723
Publication Date: 2007-08-28

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Law School Without Fear - Strategies for Success - Helene S. Shapo; Marshall S. Shapo
Call Number: STUDY AIDS AND ACADEMIC SUCCESS - MAIN FLOOR KF386 .S44 2009
ISBN: 9781599414195
Publication Date: 2009-05-26

 

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