Welcome to the Creighton University School of Law. The purpose of this 1L Survival Guide is to put in one place important information that can help you navigate your first year of law school. When you are wondering about how to do something, where to go for information, etc., think of this guide as a handy beginning place.
CALI Lessons are interactive, computer-based lessons, written by law faculty and librarians. If you have misplaced your CALI authorization code, contact the Library Reference Desk.
Preparing for Your First Semester of Law School (24.33 minutes)
Professors Brown and Grohman, are the authors of many CALI lessons. Additionally, both teach 1L courses. In this podcast they share their experiences and insights on time mangement issues for law school students, preparing for class, how to brief a case, research tips applicable for 1L writing assignments (and the eventual practice of law), how to develop an understanding of the law, and techniques and tips for studying and preparing for the final exam.