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LRC Online Services: Online Textbook and Study Aid Access

This guide collects information about the resources that are available online through the Legal Research Center.

Online Study Aids

Kline Law students have access to eBook study aids from Aspen/Wolters-Kluwer and West Academic. We also have a listing of online study aids by subject. See below for information on electronic textbooks.

West Academic

West Academic is offering complimentary eBooks to students for required textbooks only, with no access to print books.

You must call West Academic at 877.888.1330 (ext. 4) to setup your eBook access. You must also set up a West Academic account before you call in, at 


Students must call 800-833-9844 to see if their casebook is eligible. (Carolina Academic purchased most Lexis casebook titles in January 2016) 

Carolina Academic Press

Professors must coordinate with Carolina Academic Press to distribute time-limited ebook access to their students. (The access codes will expire on June 1.) Contact for access.


The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI) offers a wide array of online books and lessons. Individual registration is required. Please contact for a registration code. 

Contact Information

For general inquiries about services, events, or access to library resources, please contact


For questions about legal research, help finding books or articles, or assistance using legal databases, please contact one of our reference librarians, John CannanDavid Haendler, or Lindsay Steussy. You can also ask questions using our online chat service (staffed Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm) or text questions to 267.310.2754


For questions about course reserves, please contact Margaret DeFelice.


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