Native American Law Research Guide

This guide includes a selection of legal, governmental, and public policy resources in various formats on Native American law.


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Tribal Law Resources on the Web

  • National Indian Law Library. Provided by the Native American Rights Fund (NARF), a public law library devoted to developing and making accessible a unique collection of Indian law resources. Includes extensive online materials, including a comprehensive Tribal Law Gateway that indexes tribal law materials alphabetically by tribe name. Based in Boulder, Colorado, the Library also offers free research assistance.
  • Native American Constitution and Law Digitization Project. A cooperative effort by the University of Oklahoma Law Center, the National Indian Law Library (NILL), and Native American tribes providing access to the Constitutions, Tribal Codes, and other legal documents.