Researching International Law

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Legal Books in the area of International Law

Library Catalogue

Search WorldCat to access more than 60,000 libraries around the world, including Harvard, Oxford, Cambridge, Yale, Toronto and more.

Legal Classics from HeinOnline.

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Legal Journals in the area of International Law

Annette's METASEARCH of Open Access Law Journals from Canada, US, UK and Europe.

WestlawNext Canadahas a very comprehensive collection of international law journals.  Choose International Tab - International Materials - World Journals from the right menu.

Quicklaw *- "International Law Review Articles, Combined". Law Users Only.

HeinOnline. Campus users. Excellent historical collection. Scanned journals.

Kluwer Law Online Journals. Campus Users. International law and EU.

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Judicial Decisions from International Tribunals

Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals (Intersentia). "Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals provides you with the full text of the most important decisions, including concurring, separate and dissenting opinions. Distinguished experts in the field of international criminal law have commented the most important decisions of the ICTY, ICTR, The Special Court for Sierra Leone, The International Criminal Tribunal for Timor-Leste and the ICC."

International Legal Materials

International Trade Reporter*

Oxford Reports on International Law (Access limited to Faculty of Law users only).  Oxford Reports on International Law brings together decisions on public international law from international law courts, domestic courts, and ad hoc tribunals. Includes cross-case navigation via the Oxford Law Citator. This set includes:

Oxford Reports on International Law in Domestic Courts -international law as applied in the domestic courts of around 70 jurisdictions.

Oxford Reports on International Courts of General Jurisdiction
CGJ covers all contentious and advisory cases from the International Court of Justice, Permanent
Court of International Justice, International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, and the Permanent Court of Arbitration.

Oxford Reports on International Criminal Law. Includes:
International Criminal Court
International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda
International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
Special Court for Sierra Leone

International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg

Oxford Reports on International Human Rights Law- international decisions on human rights from a variety of global and regional courts including Cases regarding the European Convention on Human Rights, UN human rights bodies, Decisions from the Inter-America system, Decisions under the African Charter on Human and People's Rights.

International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID)
ICC International Court of Arbitration
London Court of International Arbitration
Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, Permanent Court of Arbitration
Association of South East Asian Nations arbitral tribunal

Oxford Law Citator

Guide to Researching Judicial Decisions on International Law
Legal Reference materials for International Law

Jessup Library

Max Planck Encyclopedia of International Law  (access limited to Faculty of Law users only)

Oxford Encyclopedia of Human Rights

Oxford Guide to Latin in International Law

Oxford International Law Dictionary  ((Parry and Grant)

NYU. "Guide to Foreign and International Legal Citations".
  Dispute Settlement International Commercial Arbitration and Dispute Settlement Research Guide.  
European Union materials Kluwer Law Online Journals. Campus Users. International law and EU.

European Union Research Guide (Georgetown Law Library)

Research Guide: European Union Legal Materials (Columbia Law Library)

NYU. "Guide to Foreign and International Legal Citations".

International Criminal Law

Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals (Intersentia). "Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals provides you with the full text of the most important decisions, including concurring, separate and dissenting opinions. Distinguished experts in the field of international criminal law have commented the most important decisions of the ICTY, ICTR, The Special Court for Sierra Leone, The International Criminal Tribunal for Timor-Leste and the ICC."

International Crimes Database  The International Crimes Database (ICD) website, hosted and maintained by the T.M.C. Asser Instituut in The Hague and supported by the Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice and the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism – The Hague, offers a comprehensive database on international crimes adjudicated by national, as well as international and internationalized courts.

International Criminal Court Legal Tools Database provides:

-ICC Documents
-Preparatory Works and Statutory Amendments
-International Legal Instruments
-International Law Decisions
-Human Rights Decisions
-Internationalised Criminal Jurisdictions (Basic Documents)
-Internationalised Criminal Decisions
-National Jurisdictions
-National Implementing Legislation
-National Cases Involving Core International Crimes
-Publications
-UN War Crimes Commission
-Internationalised Fact-Finding Mandates

Harvard Law Library Nuremberg Trials Project 

"The Harvard Law School Library's Nuremberg Trials Project is an open-access initiative to create and present digitized images or full-text versions of the Library's Nuremberg documents, descriptions of each document, and general information about the trials.

The Project currently provides access to most of the following materials for five of the United States Nuremberg Military Tribunals, NMT 1 (U.S.A. v. Karl Brandt et al.), NMT 2 (U.S.A. v. Erhard Milch), NMT3 (U.S.A. v. Josef Altstoetter et al.), NMT 4 (U.S.A. v. Pohl et al.), and NMT7 (U.S.A. v. Wilhelm List et al.)"

Oxford Reports on International Law (limited to Faculty of Law users only) includes:

Oxford Reports on International Criminal Law. 

 
Military Law materials

Search for Articles on Military Law.

Guide to Researching Military Law

International Trade materials

Global Trade and Customs Journal

International Trade Reporter*

 
Materials on Treaty Law

Canada Treaty Information

Canada Treaty Series in the Law Library

United Nations Treaty Series

A scanned version, which is easily navigable, of the United Nations Treaties Series is also available online through Hein Online United Nations Law Collection.

Treaties to which the United States is a signatory.

World Treaty Library by Hein Online

Guide - Treaty Research for Canada

United Nations research

United Nations Digital Library (UNDL) includes UNBISnet, UN documents, UN maps, speech and voting records.

United Nations Official Documents System

United Nations documents are also available online through HeinOnline United Nations Law Collection

United Nations Digital Library promotional video.

Guide to Finding and Citing United Nations General Assembly Resolutions

Guide to Finding and Citing United Nations Security Council Resolutions

Last Updated May 17 2017. A Demers.