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Major Treatises by Topic

This guide lists major legal treatises, handbooks, hornbooks and guides by topic. It also lists important current awareness and reporting services for each topic.

Multi-Volume Treatises

Barbara E. Bergman, Teri Duncan & Nancy Hollander, Wharton’s Criminal Evidence (15th ed., 1997-date). Print: KF9660.W43 1997. Westlaw. (8 volumes).

David L. Faigman et al., Modern Scientific Evidence: The Law and Science of Expert Testimony (2005-date). Print: KF8961.M6347 2005. Westlaw. (CWRU Law Users Only). (5 volumes).

Clifford S. Fishman & Anne T. McKenna,  Jones on Evidence: Civil and Criminal (7th ed., 1992-date). Westlaw.  (CWRU Law Users Only). (5 volumes).

Paul C. Giannelli, et al., Courtroom Criminal Evidence (5th ed., 2011-date). Print: KF9662.C68 2011.  Lexis Advance.  (CWRU Law Users Only). (2 volumes).

Paul C. Giannelli & Edward J. Imwinkerlried, Scientific Evidence (5th ed., 2012-date). Print: KF8961.G53 2012Lexis Advance.  (CWRU Law Users Only). (2 volumes).

Michael H, Graham, Handbook of Federal Evidence (7th ed., 2012-date). Print: KF8935.G68 2012. Westlaw,   (CWRU Law Users Only). (8 volumes).

David P. Leonard et al., The New Wigmore: A Treatise on Evidence (2002-date). Each title in the set is cataloged separately:

Edward J. Imwinkelried, The New Wigmore: A Treatise on Evidence: Evidentiary Privileges (2d ed., 2009-date). Print: KF8958.I49 2009. Westlaw. (CWRU Law Users Only). (2 volumes).

David P. Leonard, The New Wigmore: A Treatise on Evidence: Selected Rules of Limited Admissibility: Regulation of Evidence to Promote Extrinsic Policies and Values (rev.ed., 2002-date). Print: KF8935.L46 2002. Westlaw. (CWRU Law Users Only).  (1 volume).

David H. Kaye, David E. Bernstein & Jennifer L. Mnookin, The New Wigmore: A Treatise on Evidence: Expert Evidence (2d ed., 2011-date). Print: KF8961.K39 2011. Westlaw. (CWRU Law Users Only).  (1 volume).

David P. Leonard, The New Wigmore: A Treatise on Evidence: Evidence of Other Misconduct and Similar Events (2009). Print: KF8935.L45 2009. Westlaw. (CWRU Law Users Only). (1 volume).

Roger Park & Tom Lininger, The New Wigmore: A Treatise on Evidence: Impeachment and Rehabilitation Westlaw. (CWRU Law Users Only). (1 volume).

Charles T. McCormick et al., McCormick On Evidence (7th ed., 2013). Print: KF8935 .M29 2013. (2 volumes).

Christopher B. Mueller & Laird C. Kirkpatrick, Evidence: Practice Under the Rules (3d ed., 2009).   Fastcase???Treatise Libraries: Evidence Library. (7 volumes).

Christopher B. Mueller & Laird C. Kirkpatrick, Federal Evidence (4th ed., 2013-date). Print: KF8935.L68 2013. Westlaw.  (CWRU Law Users Only).  (6 volumes).

Stephen A. Saltzburg et al., Federal Rules of Evidence Manual (10th ed., 2011-date). Lexis Advance.  (CWRU Law Users Only). (5 volumes).

Jack B. Weinstein , Weinstein's Federal Evidence: Commentary on Rules of Evidence for the United States Courts (Rev. 2d ed., 1997-date). Print: KF8935.W39 1997Lexis Advance.  (CWRU Law Users Only).  (6 volumes).

John Henry Wigmore, Evidence in Trials at Common Law (4th ed., 1961-date). Print: KF8935.W55.  Fastcase Database: >Outline View Loislaw  Treatise Libraries: Evidence Library>Wigmore on Evidence.  (CWRU Law Users Only).  (13 volumes).

Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

Paul C. Giannelli, Understanding Evidence  (4th ed., 2014). LexisNexis Digital Library (eBook). (CWRU Law Users Only).

Michael H. Graham, Federal Rules of Evidence in a Nutshell (4th ed., 2015). West Academic Study Aids (eBook). (CWRU Law Users Only).

Edward J. Imwinkelried & Edward L. Barrett, Evidentiary Foundations (9th ed., 2014). Print: KF8935 .I45 2012Lexis Advance. (CWRU Law Users Only).

Graham C. Lilly, Daniel J. Capra & Stephen A. Saltzburg, Principles of Evidence (7th ed., 2015). West Academic Study Aids. (eBook). (CWRU Law Users Only).

Charles T. McCormick, McCormick on Evidence (Kenneth S. Broun et al. eds., 7th ed., 2014). Print: KF8935.M292 2014.

Robert C. Park, Evidence Law: A Student’s Guide to the Law of Evidence as Applied in American Trials (3d ed., 2011). Print: KF8935.P368 2011.

Jack B. Weinstein & Margaret A. Berger, Student Edition of Weinstein’s Evidence Manual (2016). Lexis Advance.

Glen Weissenberger, & James J. Duane, Weissenberger’s Federal Evidence (5th ed., 2006). Print: KF8935.W42 2006. Lexis Advance. (CWRU Law Users Only).

Current Awareness & Looseleaf Services

Bloomberg BNA Expert Evidence Report. (Frequency: Semimonthly). Bloomberg BNA.  (CWRU Law Users Only).  Bloomberg Law.  (CWRU Users Only).

Federal Rules of Evidence Newsletter. (Frequency: Monthly). Westlaw. (CWRU Law Users Only).

Westlaw Journal Expert & Scientific Evidence Newsletter. (Frequency: Monthly). Westlaw(CWRU Law Users Only).