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American Indian Law Research Guide

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Selected Treatises/Texts



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Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Minnesota
Indians of North America -- Treaties
Indians of North America - Government relations
Tribe/Nation Name - Legal status, laws, etc.  (example:  Ojibwa Indians - Legal status, laws, etc.)
Tribe/Nation Name - Politics and government
Tribe/Nation Name - Treaties
Tribe/Nation Name - Government relations

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Bibliographies & Other Research Guides

Consult the Research Guides & Bibliographies section of this guide for additional sources for locating books.

Finding Periodical Articles

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