CALI Lessons

The CALI Library of Lessons is a collection of over 950 interactive, computer-based lessons covering 35 law school subject areas. They are interactive tutorials written by law faculty to supplement traditional law school instruction. The format of the exercises varies according to the authors` objectives. CALI lessons for the following topics are available:

1L – First Year Lesson Topics
Employment Discrimination Property Law
2L-3L Upper Level Lesson Topics
Entertainment Law Real Estate Transactions
Administrative Law
Environmental Law
Remedies
Animal Law
Evidence
Sales
Arbitration Family La
Securities
Business Associations
Federal Courts
Tax – Basic Federal Income Taxation
Civil Procedure
Games
Tax – Corporate Taxation
Climate Change
Intellectual Property
Tax – Partnership Taxation
Commercial Transactions International Law Tax – S Corporation Taxation
Constitutional Law Labor Law Tax – Taxation of Business Entities
Contracts Legal Concepts and Skills Tax Law
Copyright Legal Research Torts
Corporations Legal Research by State Trademark
Criminal Law Legal Writing Trial Advocacy
Criminal Procedure Patent Law  Wills and Trusts
Cyberlaw Professional Responsibility

There are two ways to access the CALI lessons – pick up a DVD from the Reference Desk, or register online with CALI and download individual lessons.

Registration Instructions

 

To get the CALI access code, please login to your Library account, and select the “Passwords to Databases” link.

Go to cali.org and click Create new account.

During the registration process, enter the authorization code where prompted. This is the only time you’ll need the authorization code.

Finish the registration process, creating your own CALI username and password in the process.

If you’ve already registered, but didn’t use the correct authorization code, you’ll need to update your GUEST account profile to get access to lessons.

 

TO ACCESS CALI LESSONS ON THE INTERNET

  1. Go to www.cali.org
  2. Enter email & password you created at registration
  3. Click on Login
  4. In the main window, select one of the CALI topics, or  use the search box at the top of the screen. and then choose a specific lesson
  5. Click on Run Lesson to start the tutorial.
TO ACCESS CALI LESSONS OFFLINE VIA THE CALI DVD [Available at the Reference Desk]

1. Insert DVD

2. Follow on-screen prompts

3. Make sure the box for “Run the lessons” is checked; click Finish