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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by keg411 » Thu Aug 16, 2012 5:48 pm

Hey TLS Cornell people! Anyway, my sister graduated from Cornell a few years ago and I'm trying to get rid of her books. Most of them are still in use. Here is a link to my post in the buy/sell forum so as not to clog up this thread. I am selling everything here for VERY VERY VERY CHEAP.

http://www.top-law-schools.com/forums/v ... 1&t=191655

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

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Have 1Ls been added to the marketplace listserv yet?

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by Kurst » Thu Aug 16, 2012 9:56 pm

AJF seems worse this year.
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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by msblaw89 » Thu Aug 16, 2012 9:57 pm

orderofthings wrote:Have 1Ls been added to the marketplace listserv yet?
Not the I know of

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by horrorbusiness » Thu Aug 16, 2012 11:26 pm

HBBJohnStamos wrote:
horrorbusiness wrote:got some questions about buying my 1L books.

are all the required 1L books for sale on-campus at the cornell bookstore?

are the prices on amazon generally fair for new books?

i've lagged on buying books and am just starting, don't really know where to start in terms of not getting ripped off paying sticker for all of them.
1L here too but I can chime in.

1. yes - go to the store online, click on "buy textbooks" and your book list will be there in full. I ordered mine online and picked em up in person.

2. It depends. Generally for new ones they are priced about the same, but I found my contracts casebook from an independent seller on amazon for brand new about 70 bucks cheaper than it was listed anywhere else.
thanks!

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by msblaw89 » Fri Aug 17, 2012 4:49 pm

Any 2L's or 3L's have outlines for Rossi's Civpro?

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by mths » Fri Aug 17, 2012 8:28 pm

msblaw89 wrote:Any 2L's or 3L's have outlines for Rossi's Civpro?
We all have his verbatim notes. Ask anyone at school.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

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mths wrote:
msblaw89 wrote:Any 2L's or 3L's have outlines for Rossi's Civpro?
We all have his verbatim notes. Ask anyone at school.
She's making fun of you.

Only the cool kids have his verbatim notes.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by msblaw89 » Sat Aug 18, 2012 9:19 am

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mths wrote:
msblaw89 wrote:Any 2L's or 3L's have outlines for Rossi's Civpro?
We all have his verbatim notes. Ask anyone at school.
She's making fun of you.

Only the cool kids have his verbatim notes.
Hmm, okay. Well, does anyone know where I could pick up an outline? Maybe an organization has it?

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by Arbiter213 » Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:02 am

msblaw89 wrote:
Arbiter213 wrote:
mths wrote:
msblaw89 wrote:Any 2L's or 3L's have outlines for Rossi's Civpro?
We all have his verbatim notes. Ask anyone at school.
She's making fun of you.

Only the cool kids have his verbatim notes.
Hmm, okay. Well, does anyone know where I could pick up an outline? Maybe an organization has it?
Joining clubs for outline banks is how it works, generally. BLSA's is supposedly among the best.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by mths » Sat Aug 18, 2012 6:07 pm

I'd relax. Y'all don't need outlines right away and upperclassmen are happy to share if you ask.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

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So I'm guessing 1L's are on the listserv now?

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

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orderofthings wrote:So I'm guessing 1L's are on the listserv now?
What are these things?

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by spiritniffler189 » Sun Aug 19, 2012 10:38 pm

orderofthings wrote:So I'm guessing 1L's are on the listserv now?
Not yet, which is annoying bc I'd like to get some used textbooks :) Hopefully tomorrow!

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by HBBJohnStamos » Tue Aug 21, 2012 5:31 pm

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

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HBBJohnStamos wrote:When is my inbox going to stop going full retard?
Around mid-May 2015.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by oliverlovesyou » Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:11 pm

2Ls - Any reviews of note taking software? Any free programs that aren't terrible? Is LexisNexis NoteMap useful for note taking, outlining, or neither?

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by msblaw89 » Mon Aug 27, 2012 6:27 pm

So when do we get to start answering 0L's questions :lol:

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by CyLaw » Mon Aug 27, 2012 6:58 pm

msblaw89 wrote:So when do we get to start answering 0L's questions :lol:
Next Wednesday.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by CyLaw » Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:01 pm

oliverlovesyou wrote:2Ls - Any reviews of note taking software? Any free programs that aren't terrible? Is LexisNexis NoteMap useful for note taking, outlining, or neither?
Paid
OS X - Circus Ponies: Very good.
Windows - One Note: Very good.
OSX & Windows - Word in Note Layout view: Adequate.

Free
OS X - Growly notes: haven't used, heard good things.
Any platform - OpenOffice: haven't used for notes, haven't heard of anyone using it.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by Arbiter213 » Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:09 pm

CyLaw wrote:
oliverlovesyou wrote:2Ls - Any reviews of note taking software? Any free programs that aren't terrible? Is LexisNexis NoteMap useful for note taking, outlining, or neither?
Paid
OS X - Circus Ponies: Very good.
Windows - One Note: Very good.
OSX & Windows - Word in Note Layout view: Adequate.

Free
OS X - Growly notes: haven't used, heard good things.
Any platform - OpenOffice: haven't used for notes, haven't heard of anyone using it.
Mac also has evernote- I prefer MS Word's notebook mode, but evernote seems like it's good.

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Re: Cornell 1L taking questions

Post by CyLaw » Mon Aug 27, 2012 7:14 pm

Arbiter213 wrote:
CyLaw wrote:
oliverlovesyou wrote:2Ls - Any reviews of note taking software? Any free programs that aren't terrible? Is LexisNexis NoteMap useful for note taking, outlining, or neither?
Paid
OS X - Circus Ponies: Very good.
Windows - One Note: Very good.
OSX & Windows - Word in Note Layout view: Adequate.

Free
OS X - Growly notes: haven't used, heard good things.
Any platform - OpenOffice: haven't used for notes, haven't heard of anyone using it.
Mac also has evernote- I prefer MS Word's notebook mode, but evernote seems like it's good.
Personally, I don't like evernote. You cannot easily rearrange notes without resorting to copy—paste—adjust-indent-level (and by "you cannot" I mean I have no clue how to do it and cannot find any help online).

Seriously? What are you waiting for?

Now there's a charge.
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