The following resources are available in the Career Development Center for your use in reviewing law schools and applying to various programs:

Rankings of Law Schools

  • US News and World Report

Guides for Applying to Law School

  • NAPLA/SAPLA Book of Law School Lists;
  • ABA LSAC Official Guide to ABA-Approved Law Schools

LSAT Prep books

  • Princeton Review's Cracking the LSAT;
  • Kaplans' LSAT and Kaplan LSAT 180: Advanced Prep for Advanced Students

Career Tools

  • Bucknell Subscriptions - The CDC subscribes to a number of valuable resources helpful for career research and decision making, which are available only to Bucknellians, such as: The BRIDGE, the Vault, CareerSearch, etc.
  • Myers Briggs Type Indicator
  • Campbell Interest and Skill Survey
  • Strong Interest Inventory

Books on Law School and the Legal Profession

  • The Ivey Guide to Law School Admissions;
  • Pre-Law Companion: What Law School Grads Wish They Knew Before they Started;
  • Slaying the Law School Dragon: How to Surive-and thrive-in First Year Law School

Guides to Personal Statements

  • Essays that Worked for Law Schools: 35 Essays from Successful Applications to the Nation's Top Law Schools;
  • The Princeton Review: Law School Essays That Made a Difference