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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

Ebooks and Online Resources accessible to Case Law Users Only.

Philip L. Bruner & Patrick J. O’Connor Jr., Bruner and O’Connor on Construction Law (1939-date). Online: Westlaw. (8 volumes).

Steven G.M. Stein, Construction Law (2019-date).  Online: Lexis. (5 volumes).


Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

Ebooks and Online Resources accessible to Case Law Users Only.

Sara C. Bronin & Ryan M. Rowberry, Historic Preservation Law in a Nutshell (2d ed., 2018). Ebook: West Academic Study Aids.    

Donald E. Campbell, Construction Law in a Nutshell (2015).  Print: Law Reserve KF902 .C367 2015.   Ebook: West Academic Study Aids. 

John R. Nolon & Patricia E. Salkin, Land Use Law in a Nutshell (2d ed., 2017). Ebook: West Academic Study Aids.