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Accessing Firsthand

Accessing Firsthand

Access to Vault by Firsthand is provided for students and alumni of the University of Minnesota Law School.  To access Firsthand you will need to first log into Symplicity, and then click the Resources link on the upper right side of the page. Next, click the link for "Vault (Law Firms quality of life rankings)". That link will take you to the UMN Law Firsthand portal, and clicking the "Get Started" link will allow you to create a Firsthand account and access Quality of Life rankings on law firms across the US, advice on resumes, cover letters, and interviewing, as well as networking opportunities and more. 

If you have any issues accessing Firsthand, please contact the reference librarians to ask for help.


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