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Guide for First-Year Law Students: Intro to Law School


Congratulations, Welcome to Law School!

The library staff is here to help you succeed during your law school career. We are available to provide you with research assistance and information regarding legal resources. In order to help get you acquainted with Detroit Mercy Law, we have created a guide to introduce you to a number of resources that will be relevant to you during your first year of law school.

We look forward to seeing you in the library and invite you to sign up for one of our guided tours below.


Selected Resources to Help You Succeed in Law School

Below is a selection of books to assist first-year law students in their law school careers. For additional resources, please search the law library catalog, Murphy.

Suggested Literature