Federal Trust Responsibility


Canby, W. Jr. (2015). American Indian Law in a Nutshell (6th Ed.). St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Co.

Case, D.S & Voluck D.A. (2012). Alaska Natives and American Laws (3rd Ed.). Fairbanks, AK: University of Alaska Press.

Cohen, F. (2012). Cohen’s Handbook of Federal Indian Law (2012 Edition). New York City, NY:  LexisNexis.


Anderson, R. (2007). Alaska Native Rights, Statehood, and Unfinished Business. Tulsa Law Review, 43(17), 17-42. Retrieved from UAF Library, EBSCO. 

Gover, K. (2006). An Indian Trust for the Twenty-First Century. Natural Resources Journal, 46(2), 318-374. Retrieved from UAF Library, EBSCO. 

Wood, M. (2003). Indian Trust Responsibility: Protecting Tribal Lands and resources through Claims of Injunctive Relief against Federal Agencies. Tulsa Law Review 39(2). Retrieved from http://digitalcommons.law.utulsa.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2441&context=tlr

Reports and Miscellaneous Resources

Pevar, S. “The Federal-Tribal Trust Relationship: Its Origin, Nature, and Scope.” Retrieved from http://www.cawaterlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/The-Federal-Tribal-Trust-Relationship.pdf


Jaeger, L. (Executive Producer). (2012). Alaska Tribes: The Story of Federal Indian Law in Alaska [Documentary]. United States: Tanana Chiefs Conference, Fairbanks, AK.

Jaeger, L. (Executive Producer). (2006). Tribal Nations: The Story of Federal Indian Law [Documentary]. United States: Tanana Chiefs Conference, Fairbanks, AK.


Bureau of Indian Affairs: www.bia.gov

Indian-Ed.org: www.indian-ed.org

Indian Health Service: www.ihs.gov

Indian Law Resource Center: www.indianlaw.org

Native American Rights Fund: www.narf.org

University of Alaska Fairbanks Tribal Management Program: Federal Indian Law for Alaska Tribes Course:http://www.uaf.edu/tribal/112/index.php