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American Indian Law

American Indian Law research is complex and challenging. This guide covers U.S. statutues, tribal codes, case law, and secondary sources.

Treatises & Handbooks


  • William C. Canby, American Indian Law in a Nutshell (6th ed. 2015).  (KF8205.Z9 C36 2015 - Circulation Reserve)

  • Felix S. Cohen, Felix S. Cohen’s Handbook of Federal Indian Law (2012 ed.).  (KF8205 .C6  2012 - Second Floor Reference, Circulation Reserve, Lexis Advance)

  • American Indian Law Deskbook, Conference of Western Attorneys General (Hardy Meyers et al. ed., 2017 ed).  (KF8205 .A76 2017 - Second Floor)

  • Stephen L. Pevar, The Rights of Indians and Tribes (4th ed. 2012). (KIE110 .P48 2012 - Second Floor Reference)

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