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Introduction to U.S. Law for International Students: Study Aids & Tutorials

Introductory resources to help prepare international students for law school.

Study Aids


A collection of hundreds of digital study aids, including several publications authored by Lewis & Clark faculty. Includes the Nutshell Series, a comprehensive series providing overviews on a variety of legal subjects.

Requires an active Lewis & Clark username and password.


Another digital study aid library covering a variety of common law school subjects. Includes the Examples & Explanations Series, which provides sample legal hypotheticals similar to exam questions.

Requires an active Lewis & Clark username and password.


See this page for more information about the library’s study aid collection.

CALI Lessons

CALI offers legal tutorials to all registered U.S. law students.  Topics include everything from constitutional law to case briefing and usually take from 30 minutes to an hour to complete.  You can register and start using this resource before you arrive at Lewis & Clark Law School by following this registration process:


1) Visit

2) Use the authorization code LEWSCLstu108 and your Lewis & Clark email address to register.

3) After completing your registration, visit to get started.


Some suggested lessons include:

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