Best for: Overview or exam prep
Gilbert Law Summaries give students a detailed, comprehensive outline to prepare for exams. There are 31 subjects covered in Gilbert's Series. Each title also includes a capsule summary that is perfect for last minute review. Students can test their knowledge and fine tune exam skills with Gilbert's actual law school exam questions (multiple choice, short answer, and essay) which are featured at the back of each outline. Every question comes with a fully explained answer, and each question is cross-referenced back to the main outline for further review.
What is the Acing Series?
Best for: Late-Semester Exam Prep
There are 16 Subject Titles in the Acing Series. Titles in the Acing Series use a unique checklist format with sequential questions that help students fully evaluate a subject. The books also present numerous hypothetical problems and sample answers. These are available electronically through your West Study Aids Subscription. Click here to be directed to the series on West Academic Study Aids.
What are Black Letter Outlines?
Best for: Mid-semester
There are 31 Subject Titles in the Black Letter Outline Series. The Black Letter Outline Series is designed to help students recognize, understand and master the primary principles of law by gaining a good understanding of the rule of law first before applying it to complex fact patterns. They contain comprehensive outlines of particular areas of law, a capsule summary of each outline, practice examinations, and examples and review questions. Click here to be redirected to the Black Letter Outlines on West Academic.