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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.

Joel M. Androphy, White Collar Crime (2d ed., 2001-date). Online: WestlawPrint: KF9350.A932 2001. (last updated 2019) (6 volumes).

Wayne R. LaFave, Substantive Criminal Law (2d ed., 2003-date). Online: Westlaw(3 volumes). 

Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

Ebooks and Online Resources accessible to Case Law Users Only.

Joshua Dressler, Understanding Criminal Law  (8th ed., 2020). eBook: LexisNexis Digital.  

Wayne R. LaFave, Principles of Criminal Law (3d ed., 2017).  eBook: West Academic Study Aids.  

Arnold H. Loewy, Criminal Law in a Nutshell (6th ed., 2020).  eBook: West Academic Study Aids.  

Ellen Podgor & Roger S. Clark, Understanding International Criminal Law (3d ed., 2013). eBook: LexisNexis Digital. 


Current Awareness

Bloomberg White-Collar Crime and Criminal Law News. Online: Bloomberg Law 

ABA Criminal Justice Law. Online: ABA Law