A guide to give students resources to prepare for the California State Bar Examination. Included in this guide are materials on admission, essays, MBE (multi-state exam), and MPRE (multi-state professional responsibilities exam), etc.
Last Updated: Sep 13, 2012
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The materials listed below provide general resources on studying for the bar: including resources on how to develop effective study methodes, stress reduction, and life balance. Unless otherwise indicated materials listed here are located in either the Open Law Reserve Room or Closed Law Reserve Room.
The bar exam in a nutshell
Call Number: KF303 D37 2009
General background information about taking the bar exam. It walks you through the entire bar preparation process from getting a head start during your last year of law school to taking the exam. It provides guidelines for selecting a bar review course, bar planner checklists, advice on how to manage the material you cover in bar review courses, and how to learn the law so you can remember it and use it to answer exam questions. It identifies the basic skills the exam tests and the precise manner in which these skills are tested, showing you how to target your study efforts to maximize results. Each component of the bar exam is examined through examples and detailed analysis of sample answers.
The bar exam survival guide : the insider's handbook for passing the bar exam.
Call Number: KF303 N26 2008
This book doesn't teach you the law it explains how to properly prepare for the exam. The chapters in this book break down the process into an effective study method that can be easily and quickly implemented. The authors' goal is to make everything surrounding the bar exam less foreign and scary, all the while maximizing your chances of passing. The process will help you pass by teaching you to plan ahead, keep your cool while studying, remain organized and follow detailed schedules.
Don't stress the bar exam
Call Number: KF303 M64 2001
40 helpful tips to find balance with the bar exam. You are introduced to a comprehensive approach to your preparation and organization that challenges you to consider all aspects of the bar exam experience. Learn how to balance your needs with the needs of the bar exam.
Pass the bar!
Call Number: KF303 R54 2004
This book provides a comprehensive overview of the pre-bar review, bar review, and bar exam process. The authors demystify the bar exam process and take readers through the steps they need to follow to succeed.
You can pass any bar exam
Call Number: KF303 H36 1997
Included in this unique resource are sample bar exam questions, examples of daily and monthly schedules, listings of bar admission information for the states and territories, helpful bibliographies, an evaluation of selected bar review courses and much more.