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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

Austin T. Fragomen, Jr., Careen Shannon, & Daniel Montalvo, Immigration Law and Business (2011-date). Online: Westlaw. (3 volumes).

Charles Gordon et al., Immigration Law and Procedure (2d rev. ed., 1988-date). Online: Lexis Advance.  (20 volumes).

Immigration Law & DefenseOnline: Westlaw. (2 volumes).

Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

Ebooks and Online Resources accessible to Case Law Users Only

Representing Clients in Immigration Court, (Catholic Legal Immigration Network, 3d ed., 2013). Print: Law Reserve KF337.5.I45 R48 2013.

Sarah B. Ignatius & Elisabeth S. Stickney, Immigration Law and the Family (1994). Online: WestlawNext

Kevin R. Johnson et al., Understanding Immigration Law (3d ed., 2020). Ebook: LexisNexis Digital 

Dan Kesselbrenner & Lory D. Rosenberg, Immigration Law and Crimes (1984-date). Online: WestlawNext

Richard D. Steel, Steel on Immigration Law (2d ed., 1992-date). Online: WestlawNext

David Weissbrodt, Laura Danielson, & Howard S. Myers, Immigration Law and Procedure in a Nutshell (7th ed., 2017). Ebook: West Academic Study Aids.


Current Awareness & Looseleaf Services

Ebooks and Online Resources accessible to Case Law Users Only

ABA Immigration Law. Online: ABA Law

Immigration Law Service 2d (2d ed., 1985-date). Online: Westlaw.

Interpreter Releases (Frequency: Weekly). Online: Westlaw.

Interpreter Releases Daily. Online: Westlaw.