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West Study Aids: Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property is one of the most popular upper level courses here at CSL.  Our subscription to West Study Aids can definitely provide you access to a wide variety of study aids for various IP areas:

  • Copyright
  • International
  • Licensing
  • Patent Law
  • Survey Law
  • Trademarks


  • LaFrance’s Copyright Law in a Nutshell
  • McManis’ Intellectual Property and Unfair Competition in a Nutshell
  • Miller and Davis’ Intellectual Property, Patents, Trademarks, and Copyright in a Nutshell
  • LaFrance’s Copyright Law in a Nutshell
  • Adelman, Rader, and Klancnik’s Patent Law in a Nutshell

Black Letter Outline:

  • Schechter’s Black Letter Outline on Intellectual Property

You can access West Study Aids by going to http://lawschool.westlaw.com and logging in to your Westlaw account.  Under “Legal Research and Tools” select “Study”.  From there you can search by keyword, subject, material type or series and you can browse all subject areas with one click.  You can also check out newly added study aids and create your own Favorites list.

~ Julie Morris ~

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24/7 Access to Study Aids Has Arrived!

West Study Aids:

Looking for practice exams or review questions?  Need an outline or an in-depth explanation of something that has eluded you?  Need help before midterms or finals?

Check out what West Study Aids has for you!

It’s easy:

(1) Sign on to Westlaw at www.lawschool.westlaw.com.

(Visit the Library Reference Desk at Suttle or Gateway if you need a login id or assistance).

(2) Click on the “Study” box or “West Study Aids Subscription” located in the middle of the page.

(3) Get started!

☑Search by keyword

☑Browse by subject, material type, or study aid series

☑350+ titles in 11 series

☑Take notes and highlight as you would in a book

☑Print select pages or notes

There are types of study aids for everyone:

Case Briefs   •   Academic Success   •   Outlines

Overviews   •   Exam Preparation   •   Career Guides

West Study Aids Subscription includes the following series:

High Court Case Summaries  

   Gilbert Law Summaries

Black Letter Outlines


No waiting in line.  No stalking your classmates waiting for them to return the study aid you need.

Look for our upcoming series of blogs that will highlight study aids available for all of your required classes and many of your electives.

Any questions?  Contact any reference librarian!

~Mary Susan Lucas~

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