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Career and Professional Development Resources for Law Students: Stress & Time Management

This guide provides career and professional development resources for UST law students.

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Surviving Job Stress

LibrarySearch is the library catalog of six private colleges and universities in the Twin Cities, including St. Thomas. Books from other campuses can be requested online and delivered to the UST library of your choice.

Searching by the following subject keywords or subject headings will help you find relevant resources:

  • Practice of law - United States - Psychological aspects
  • Lawyers - Job stress - United States
  • Stress management
  • Time management
  • Lawyers - Time management

Stress Management

Time Management

Pomodoro Technique

The Pomodoro Technique is a time-management tool developed in the 1980's and has since been used by professionals and organizations around the world to promote productivity. Click here for more information and resources on the Pomodoro Technique.

A Journey of a Thousand Miles...

  • Break the project down in to manageable chunks.  
  • Make a check list.
  • Stop and give yourself a treat when you finish a piece of the project.
  • If you don't meet a goal, forgive yourself and get back on task.

UST School of Law Office of Career & Professional Development

Office of Career & Professional Development
Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phone: (651) 962-4860
Fax: (651) 962-4861

University of St. Thomas
School of Law, MSL 124
1000 LaSalle Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Contact the Law Librarians

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Schoenecker Law Library
1000 LaSalle Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403


Reference Librarians
(651) 962-4902
Reference Hours

(651) 962-4900
Library Hours


Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers

Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers provides free, confidential peer and professional assistance to Minnesota lawyers, judges, law students, and their immediate family members on any issue that causes stress or distress.