American Society of International Law American Society of International Law's homepage provides information on
the activities of the organization. It also has an excellent index and
abstract of International and Foreign Law index sites.
Australasian Legal Information
Institute Australasian Legal Information Institute's Index site
is organized similar to Findlaw and focuses primarily on legal materials
from Asian and Pacific countries. Can be accessed by country or subject
Project Yale’s Avalon Project is an attempt to create a
digital document retrieval cite for primary source material relevant to
law, history, economics, politics; diplomacy and government. The documents
are arranged primarily by date and then by subject or title within the time
period. The documents include hypertext links to other documents within the
Canadian Legal Information
Institute The Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII) is a
not-for-profit organization initiated by the Federation of Law Societies
of Canada. CanLII's goal is to make primary sources of Canadian law
accessible for free on the Internet.
Cardiff Index to Legal
Abbreviations Cardiff University maintains this web-based service
to help users search for the meaning of abbreviations for English language
legal publications, as well as major foreign language law publications.
The service may be searched by both abbreviation to title and from title
Coombsweb The Coombsweb is
sponsored by the Australian National University and includes information
on the following Pacific area nations: Indonesia, Tibet, Papua New Guinea
and Vietnam. It also provides links to a number of related
Council of Europe Official homepage of the Council of Europe, includes the history and an
explanation or the organization. Also includes copies of its treaties and
agreements. Has official press releases and newsletters from its various
Handbooks The Library of Congress' Federal Research
Division’s Country Studies/Area Handbooks are available full text.
Each study can be keyword searched. Information is as current as the
publication date of the paper copy.
Fourth World Documentation Project Center for Indigenous Studies sponsors this site titled Fourth World
Documentation Project. It focuses on the rights and activities of local
indigenous peoples around the world. The material is organized in several
ways: broad geographic divisions; organizations, UN documents, and
Treaties and Agreements. The material is generally available in
Information Network (GLIN) Global Legal Information Network
(GLIN) a project of the LC Law Library is in two parts: one includes
50,000+ records of national legislation compiled from the official
gazettes, in a keyword searchable database (combination of full text and
summaries with index terms assigned by the LC Law Library); 2nd is an
index to material available on other websites.
Hiero Gamos Hiero Gamos is an index site
with links to foreign states governmental bodies, laws available on a wide
variety of topics. Links are available to law schools, firms, legal
associations and discussion groups for each nation. Published by Lex
Human Rights Database Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian
Law Database includes information from and about the Inter-American Court
of HR. Annual rpts (1970 -- ), case decisions and center publications are
available full text.
Court of Arbitration International Chamber of Commerce's
International Court of Arbitration's homepage includes: rules of court;
sample standard clauses for forms of arbritration; and arbitration and
conciliation kits. It does not include any decisions.
International Court of Justice Official Homepage of ICJ it includes an extensive collection of
materials: Charter, Statute of the Court; searchable database of
Decisions; current Docket; Press releases and general.
Commission Offical homepage for the International Law Commission
it includes: annual reports, yearbooks, documents 1998- , sponsored
actions (laws, agreements & conventions), guides to their work and
Information Institute Legal Information Institute from Cornell
Law School. Provides a selective list of Internet addresses intended as a
starting point for foreign and international research. Includes ICJ
decisions, GATT & UN materials. Can be accessed by topic, geographic
region or organization.
Constitutions This site maintained by the Constitutional Society
has downloadable copies of numerous countries national constitutions, most
with English translations available. Their homepage links to other material
from this ultra right wing organization.
Organization of American States The
OAS hompage includes Full Text versions of many OAS Resolutions,
Directives, General Assembly Documents,etc. Also contains the OPAC for the
Eastern European Studies Resources A comprehensive index to
electronic resources on the Balkans, Baltic States, Caucasus, Central Asia
& Europe, CIS, Eastern Europe, NIS, Russian Federation and the former
Soviet Union. Includes both primary and secondary materials searchable by
language, country or subject matter.
Statewatch The State and Civil
Liberties in the EU. This boolean searchable database of over 24K
documents monitors: prisons, immigration, racism & fascism, activities
of the European Court of Human Rights and other related topics.
Terrorism Research Center This
site, sponsored by the Terrorism Research Center, tracks terrorism,
counter terrorism and international crime. It includes full text reports,
essays, governmental documents (US and foreign), group profiles and
related information. It includes links to other related sites.
World Trade Organization Homepage for
the WTO, it provides information on trade topics, including the status and
documents related to dispute settlement under its auspieces. Material is
available in full text downloadable format.