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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

Encyclopedia of United States Indian Policy and Law (Paul Finkelman & Tim Alan Garrison eds., 2009).
Print: KF8205.E49 2009. (2 volumes).

Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

William C. Canby, Jr., American Indian Law in a Nutshell (6th ed., 2017).
Online:  West Academic Digital. CWRU Law Users Only.

Felix S. Cohen, Cohen’s Federal Indian Law (2005-date).
Print: Law Library Stacks KF8205.C6 2005.  Online: LexisNexis.

Conference of Western Attorneys General, American Indian Law Deskbook (4th ed., 2008-date).
Print: Law Library Stacks KF8205.A76 2008.