Exploring CALI

As we distribute CALI DVDS and access codes to first years, a logical question has come up: What is CALI?

CALI stands for the Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction.  It is a nonprofit consortium, established in 1982, that now includes most U.S. law schools and many other entities that are interested in legal education.  For law students, CALI is primarily a source for hundreds of concise lessons written by faculty and librarians.  These online tutorials serve to introduce and/or review substantive legal topics, legal writing, legal research, and other useful subjects. 

There are several introductory CALI Lessons especially for 1Ls, including: