Submitted by Law Library on Fri, 12/06/2013 - 10:59am
SLU Law Library has several great series of study aids that cover most of the major subject areas of law. The current editions are on Reserve and can be checked out at the Circulation Desk on the 6th floor for two hours at a time.
Examples & Explanations are comprehensive study aids that provide explanations of legal concepts and examples that require application of the concepts. This series covers over 20 subject areas.
Hornbooks provide basic rules and principles in a particular area of law. There are Hornbooks in many of the subject areas covered by first-year courses.
Nutshells are succinct expositions of the law; they are published in many of the subject areas covered in both first-year and upper-level courses.
Understanding . . . is clearly written and designed to complement any textbook. This series is well-respected and used by students to supplement their knowledge and clarify the law.