Beyond the Text: Study Guides for First-Year Classes

About This Guide

This guide features study aids for first-year law classes that are available in the W&L Law Library. If you have questions about using or finding any of these resources, please contact the library by email at and a librarian will respond to you promptly.

Exam Prep and Law School Success

A selection of past exams for W&L Law courses is available online. (WLU credentials are required for access.) Please note that exams are only added to this collection at the request of the professor who wrote them. Students wishing to see an exam not currently online should contact the author of the exam they seek. Professors wishing to add their past exams to the online collection should contact David Eggert of Academic Success at

Archival paper copies of some past exams are held by the Powell Archives. Contact the Archives at or visit the Archives on Level 1 to view these exams. Please note that access to exams of current faculty members is allowed only with the permission of the professor who wrote the exam.