Encyclopedia of Pubic International Law (short entries written by experts)
ASIL Electronic Resource Guide (guide on online international law resources)
EISIL (Amer. Society of Int'l Law) provides basic texts,explanations and links on various international law topics. There are several related sections, such as General International Law, International Organizations, etc.
Hein Online (UN/US treaties, journals, and other resources)
UN Treaty Collection (treaties, status, etc.)
Organization of American States (treaties, case law, etc.)
Europa (all things European Union, treaties, legislation, official documents, etc)
KluwerArbitration (BITs, conventions, annotated NY Convention, commentary, and more)
UNCITRAL (treaty, case law, etc.)
UNIDROIT (conventions, explanatory and preparatory texts)
U.N. Human Rights Council (see link to all Human Rights Bodies)
Simple Guide to UN Treaty Bodies (for Human Rights) (download)
Human Rights Center (Univ. of Minnesota) large collection of human rights documents, meta-search engine that searches several human rights databases at one time, material from regional human rights bodies, and more.
Inter-American Commission on Human Rights cases, reports, etc.
Treaties in Force (treaties to which the US is a party, with citation)
Oxford Reports on International Law decisions and background on international law cases and international law treatment in domestic courts
Researching Travaux Preparatoires (drafting history)
Lexis.com (intl stuff not on Advance yet)
Area of Law by Topic - International Law
Includes U.S. treaties, international decisions, news, and law journals.
Search by Topic - International Law
Research Guides to Get You Started
Hein Online law journals, international yearbooks, etc.
TDM (Transnational Dispute Management)
Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals - indexes articles from more than 450 legal periodicals from 1985 to the present. The Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals covers international law (public and private), comparative law, and municipal law of countries other than the United States, British Isles, and British Commonwealth.
Jurist legal news written mostly by law professors, separate section for world legal news
Global Legal Monitor (Law Library of Congress) worldwide legal news.
ASIL Insights brief news releases related to international law.
International Law in Brief (ASIL) recent developments in international law, including UN resolutions, cases, and other happenings.
International Judicial Monitor articles related to international judiciary and justice.
Links To Sites
Foreign Law Sites - Cornell
Foreign Law Guide Reynolds and Flores - Subscription
Political Database of the Americas - Georgetown University
GLIN - Global Legal Information Network
Constitution of the Countries of the World - Subscription
Constitution Finder - University of Richmond
Government Gazettes Online - University of Michigan
Lexis - Legal: Find Laws by Country or Region Subscription
Westlaw - Add a Tab Subscription
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