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Reference & Web Sources: International Relations
United Nations: Reference & Web Sources
Yearbook of the United Nations
This annual publication, dating back to 1946-47, provides a guide to each year at the United Nations. Fully searchable online.
Official site of the UN. Use the site index (link located in bottom toolbar) for an overview of the massive amount of information available through this site.
Provides nicely organized access to the publications of the bodies within the United Nations system: General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council, Secretariat, International Court of Justice and the Trusteeship Council. Many other resources are also accessible from the top toolbar including research guides, e-subscriptions (get alerts about important documents that have been recently published), and maps & geographic information.
Click on Official Document System (ODS) search to search resolutions and other official UN documents.
United Nations Research Guides
(Dag Hammarskjold Library, United Nations) Provides helpful information on how to understand UN document symbols, reports, resolutions & decisions, and more. Has guides and links to UN information on key topics including disarmament, the environment, peacekeeping, and international law.
United Nations Member States on the Record
Access to official documents reflecting views of United Nations Member States.