Law Student Organizations
A mentoring program for minority law students and beginning lawyers entering the legal profession.
Additional legal associations that may have student divisions or allow student membership are listed on our Legal Associations page.
Lists of schools providing advanced degrees in law, provided by the American Bar Association. Includes listings by school, by subject and programs for lawyers with foreign law degrees.
Study Aids for Law Students
Please note that most of these study aids links are to resources created by people at other law schools and organizations. Much of the information you find at these sites will be helpful, but you will also find that some of it is not applicable to our law school or its curriculum.
Practice questions on a wide variety of legal subjects. Many of the lessons can be run through the Web, but others must be downloaded in Windows or Macintosh format. Available to CUNY School of Law students and faculty by password only.
Handout from the CUNY School of Law Legal Research I course. Lists resources our Library owns and groups them according to the first year courses our students are taking. Updated every year during the Fall semester. This document is in Adobe Acrobat portable document format (.pdf). If you can not view the document, you need to get the free Acrobat Reader software or link the software you already have to your Web browser.
Once you get past the goofy stuff at the top of this page there is a collection of interesting links, particularly in the legal education section.
Study Abroad Programs for Law Students
Other Links of Interest to Law Students
A "Westcast" YouTube video produced by Thomson Reuters Legal (Westlaw). Once you get past the first minute of Powerpoint slides and annoying music, this video provides a nice synopsis of how a case is prepared for publication and what goes on behind the scenes.
Information on getting through law school, as well as law school's effects on the personal lives of law students.
There is a link on this page that allows you to search for summaries of inspection reports for specific restaurants in all 5 boroughs, including information on reports of health code violations. Provided by the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Find out if NY state is holding any unclaimed money for you or your family! Provided by the New York State Office of the State Comptroller.
Philip C. Jessup Library - HeinOnline
Includes the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition Compendium from 1960 - present. Available only to current CUNY School of Law students and faculty.