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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

John T. Boese, Civil False Claims and Qui Tam Actions (4th ed., 2012).
WestlawNext. (2 volumes).

John Cosgrove McBride & Thomas J. Touhey, Government Contracts: Law, Administration, Procedures (1963-date).
Print: KF846.5.M33. Lexis Advance. (7 volumes).

Stephen W. Feldman, Government Contract Awards: Negotiation & Sealed Bidding (1994-date).
Westlaw. (3 volumes).

Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

John Cibinic Jr., Ralph C. Nash Jr. & James F. Nagle, Administration of Government Contracts (4th ed., 2006).
Print: KF849.C52 2006.

John Cibinic Jr., Ralph C. Nash Jr. & Christopher R. Yukins, Formation of Government Contracts (4th ed., 2011).
Print: KF849 .C526 2011.

Steven W. Feldman, Government Contracts in a Nutshell (6th ed., 2016).
Print: KF850.F45 2016. (On Order).

W. Noel Keyes, Government Contracts Under the Federal Acquisition Regulation (3d ed., 2003-date).

Current Awareness & Looseleaf Services

Federal Contracts Report (Frequency: Weekly).
Bloomberg BNA.

Government Contracts Reporter (Frequency: Monthly).