Skip to main content
site header image

Woksape Tipi - Academic/Public Library and Archives: TRIBAL LAWS, TREATIES, FEDERAL, & STATE GOVERNMENTS


The OST Webpage is back online! Explore the Oglala Sioux Tribe's Database of Ordinances, Minutes, and Resolutions HERE. For instructions, click HERE.

National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) Check out the Policy Research Center Resources

National Indian Law Library The National Indian Law Library (NILL) is a public law library devoted to federal Indian and tribal law operated by the Native American Rights Fund (NARF)

Avalon Project: Documents in Law, History, and Diplomacy. Treaties Between the United States and Native Americans Yale Law School

Documents Relating to the Negotiation of Ratified and Unratified Treaties With Various Indian Tribes, 1801-1869 University of Wisconsin Digital Collections

Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties Oklahoma State University Library 

Indian Claims Commission Decisions Oklahoma State University Library 

Indian Land Tenure Foundation  Serving American Indian nations and people in the recovery and control of their rightful homelands. "Indian Lands in Indian Hands."

Native American Documents Project California State University, San Marcos


Government Websites

Logo of The Federal Digital System Discover U.S. Government Information Search alphabetically, by category, date, committee, or author 

USA.GOV Federally Recognized Tribes And Resources For Native Americans Resources on health, housing, culture, education, legal issues, tribal land and the environment, and tribal websites

Bureau of Indian Affairs United States Department of Interior

Committee on Indian Affairs United States Senate

National Archives-Kansas City Record Group 75 Contact Woksape Tipi Archives for more information


Tribal Relations

South Dakota's Department of Tribal Government Relations features information about state resources and agreements with the 9 South Dakota tribes

South Dakota Indian Business Alliance features information on state policy, federal tax credits and growing Indian business in South Dakota