Exam and study skills for law

  • Useful books and websites

    This list provides links to books, e-books and websites that can help you with:

    1. Legal study skills

    2. Exam preparation and technique

    3. Essay writing and legal writing

    4. OSCOLA referencing

    5. Dissertations and independent research

    7. Maths and numeracy

    To find additional study skills books and e-books, search the library catalogue

    Headington Library has a range of general study skills and exam success books at 378.170281 and general academic writing books at 808.066

    If there are resources you have found useful and think should be added to the list, please let the Academic Liaison Librarian for Law know.

    Upgrade study advice service

    Upgrade is the University's confidential study advice service for anyone who wants advice on study skills including:

    • Time-management.
    • Preparing for exams and exam techniques.
    • Effective reading.
    • Planning and writing assignments and dissertations.