Governments on the WWW
Society of International Law--an excellent gateway to selected
internet resources on international law, and subject bibliographies of
Arab Political Systems: Baseline Information and Reforms --
"It provides easily accessible baseline information about the
political systems of Arab countries, with links to official
documents and websites, and will be frequently updated to provide
information about reforms being introduced."
Governments on the WWW
and South American Governments
Factbook -- this has extensive profiles of every country.
-- a comprehensive collection of Internet resources for all
aspects of European integration. Searchable.
-- the official homepage of the European Union.
Europa: The European
Union at a Glance -- this is an introductory portal to the
structure and general function of the EU
Governments Online -- links to official government web sites.
Union in the United States
Government Resources on the Web -- from the University of
Michigan Documents Center. An excellent site.
Governments: Statistics -- look at 'country data services' on
right side under main search box.
Gazettes Online -- "are
published by federal governments worldwide, are the means through
which the government can communicate to officials and the general
public. Although most countries publish
a gazette, their regularity and content varies widely, which is noted
in the description of each gazette. Gazettes are useful not only to
monitor the actions of the government, but also as primary source
documentation in research." Look on left for countries by
International Documents and links to web sites.
Local Government Organizations on the Web
Runner -- home pages for every nation in the world, including
all islands and territories.
of the World -- contains full-text of laws.
Non-Governmental Organizations Database -- although not
directly affiliated with any national government, these organizations
often have a significant impact on the social, economic and political
activity of a community or region. From Duke University.
Non-U.S. Treaties -- provides information on where to find
non-U.S. treaties and links to full-text treaties on the Internet.
Federation Law in English -- from NYU Law
Kingdom Legislation -- full-text of legislation from the UK
Nations--includes international laws and treaties among lots
of other things.
Nations Development Programme
WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources --
presents about 1100 annotated links in a range of international