Your destination for resources and tips on legal research, legal writing, and exam preparation.

Legal Research Resources

Time-efficient legal research requires a research strategy. These tools can aid you in crafting a smart strategy before you begin your research.

Searching on Westlaw

Legal Research Pyramid

Searching with Topic & Key Numbers

Terms & Connectors Searching

KeyCite on Westlaw

Study & Exam

Trusted materials for tips on how to approach challenges most 1Ls encounter in law school.

Law School Survival Guide

1L Outline Shells

Briefing a Case

Rules of Evidence

My Study Aids

Free Materials on Westlaw

Getting Started Research Guide

A go-to guide for research on Westlaw

Legal Writing

Learning the skill of legal writing is almost like learning a new language. These tools can help you navigate the intricacies.

Writing an Open Memo

Using Westlaw to Write a Brief

Additional Research Resources

Resources for using Westlaw for your law review or moot court, in addition to advanced secondary sources.

Useful Features for Law Review on Westlaw

Westlaw for Moot Court

West's National Reporter System

Using Witkin and Cal Jur

TWEN Resources

Access TWEN user guides and information on how to use TWEN to manage your student organizations.

TWEN Resources