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Online Study Aids

April 03, 2020

Tanenbaum Hall, Biddle Law Library
Tanenbaum Hall, Biddle Law Library
Biddle Law Library provides access to thousands of study aids - all online!

Biddle Law Library provides access to thousands of study aids - all online!


Wolters Kluwer Online Study Aids Library

Provides online and offline access to hundreds of titles including the following popular series:

  • Academic Success
  • Casenote Legal Briefs
  • Emanuel Crunchtime
  • Emanuel Law Outlines
  • Examples & Explanations
  • Friedman’s Practice Series
  • Glannon Guides
  • Inside Series
  • Jumpstart

Users can create a personal account that will allow you to access ebooks on mobile platforms; download materials; save, highlight, and annotate texts.

Please see this video tutorial for additional information about using the Wolters Kluwer Study Aids platform.

West Academic Online Study Aids

Provides access to study aid publications from West Academic, Foundation Press, and Gilbert. Popular series include:

  • Acing Series
  • Black Letter Outlines
  • Career Guides
  • Concise Hornbooks
  • E-Flash Cards
  • Exam Pro series
  • Law Stories
  • Gilbert Law Summaries
  • High Court Case Summaries
  • Nutshells
  • Sum & Substance Quick Reviews
  • Turning Point

Create a free account for added functionality. Users can also download the mobile app and access content offline on their mobile devices.​

LexisNexis Digital Library (Spring 2020 Trial)

Provides access to hundreds of authoritative legal ebooks that can be accessed on mobile devices and desktop platforms. Includes casebooks, study guides, treatises, practice guides, and more.

Use you Penn email address as your username to access the collection.

Note: you must go to the Lexis trial site -

CALI - Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction

Provides online interactive lessons on a variety of topics including all first-year courses and many upper-level courses as well. Each lesson has been written by scholars at law schools around the country and incorporate practice questions that students can use for assessment.

To create an account:

  1. Go to

  2. Enter the authorization code found on the Penn Law Account Registration page

  3. Use your Penn email address.

Penn Law’s Past Exams Collection

Copies of past Penn exams on SharePoint. Search by term, instructor, or course.

If you need help finding specific titles, please contact the Biddle Reference Librarians at