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CWSL has contracted with Mindjet to give every member of the CWSL community a *free*  personal copy of the MindManager Mind-Mapping software ($350 value).


What is a mind-map?  A mind-map is a visual representations of relationships between concepts, words and ideas (the graphic below is an example).    Attorneys can use them in a number of ways, as can law students.  One of the most useful applications for law students is in creating visual outlines of complex legal concepts that are covered in classes.

For more information, see the Mindjet Learning Center. This link will direct you to tutorials on Mindjet, as well as templates and sample maps.

Want to try the program before downloading?  MindManager is installed on computers in the 290 building’s student lab.

How do I get a copy of the software? Download a copy from   the Mindjet website, Window and Mac platform are available.–Request a license key from CWSL by sending an email from your CWSL email address to, using the following format, allow at least one week response time: 

Email Subject: MindManager   License Request

Last Name, First Name
email address (must be a CWSL email address)
Operating System, (Mac or Windows)

  1. Example:
    Student,   Jane


Questions?  Contact a student lab staff member or email  



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