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Law — Constitutions

Constitution Finder
http://confinder.richmond.edu/
Comprehensive listing of constitutions, charters, amendments and other related documents.

Constitutions, treaties, and declarations
http://www.politicsresources.net/const.htm
Contains collections of various documents including: treaties, conventions regarding human rights, warfare and arms limitations, international trade and environment. Links to EU internet resources.

ICL - International Constitutional Law
http://www.servat.unibe.ch/icl/

Subject Reference

Law — International

Avalon Project at Yale Law School: Documents in Law, History and Diplomacy
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/default.asp
Provides access to primary source materials in the fields of law, history, economics, politics, diplomacy and government. Coverage: Pre 18th century - present.

Canada Treaty Information
www.treaty-accord.gc.ca
This site contains data concerning treaties to which Canada is signatory or Party and the text of many of these treaties. This information is compiled by the Treaty Section of the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT). The information provided on treaties includes references to published treaty sources (e.g Canada Treaty Series).

Canado-American Treaties
http://www.lexum.com/ca_us/
Provides free access to the full text of all bilateral treaties established between the United States of America and Canada. Coverage: 1783 - .

Fletcher-Ginn Multilaterals Project
http://fletcher.tufts.edu/multilaterals.html
Project at The Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy, Tufts University to make available the texts of international multilateral conventions and other instruments. Project was initiated to improve public access to environmental agreements. Also includes treaties in the fields of human rights, commerce and trade, laws of war and arms control, and other areas. Coverage: 1900-.

Global Legal Information Network
www.glin.gov/
Maintained by the Law Library of Congress Library, the Global Legal Information Network (GLIN) provides a database of international laws, regulations, and other complementary legal sources. Law Library of Congress also provides a Guide to Law Online, an annotated guide to sources of information worldwide on government and law.

Library and Archives Canada - Foreign Legal and Constitutional Information
www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/the-public/005-1140-e.html
Selective collection of links maintained by Library and Archives Canada to both official and non-official Web sites providing access to primary legal materials (legislation and case law) as well as secondary materials such as research guides.

WorldLII - World Legal Information Institute
www.worldlii.org/
Provides access to databases of legal information from over 20 countries as well as databases of decisions of international courts and tribunals. WorldLII Catalog provides links to over 15,000 law-related websites in many countries of the world.

Subject Reference

Law — USA

Guide to Law Online: United States
http://www.loc.gov/law/help/guide.php
Comprehensive hot-linked guide to all aspects of U.S. law and legislation maintained by the Law Library of Congress.

THOMAS (Library of Congress)
http://thomas.loc.gov/
Legislative information from the Library of Congress. Provides access to the full texts of bills and laws from the United States Congress, the daily Congressional Record, relevant proceedings and proposed legislation, committee reports, and roll call votes, variously available from the present back to the 93rd Congress (1973).

United States Code
http://uscode.house.gov/
From The Office of the Law Revision Counsel. Links to Code of Federal Regulations. Another version of the US Code is available from the Cornell Law School Legal Information Institute.