Researching international law

Research guides and sites on the Internet

Best’s Legal Bookmarks, Treaties, International and Comparative Law

Boston College Law Library, Research Guides.

FIT for Purpose – The New FLARE Index to Treaties.

Germain’s International Court of Justice Research Guide.

Harvard Research Guides.

Peters and Cane, Researching Foreign Law.

Queen’s University Law Library, Legal Research Materials, International and Foreign Law Research.

United Nations Research Guides and Resources


Research guides in print

“International Law”, Mersky & Dunn, Fundamentals of Legal Research, 9th ed. (St. Paul, Minn.: Thomson West, 2008).

George Washington University, Guide to International Legal Research, 2008 (Newark, NJ: LexisNexis Matthew Bender, 2008).

Germain, Germain’s Transnational Law Research (looseleaf).

Rehberg & Popa, ed., Accidental Tourist on the New Frontier: An Introductory Guide to Global Legal Research (Littleton, Colorado: Fred. B. Rothman & Co., 1998).