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Library Guide for the Chicago Journal of International Law (CJIL)

International News Databases

  • ASIL Insights(see also International Law in Brief &
  • BNA(international environment, intellectual property, WTO, trade, etc. e-alerts)
  • WESTLAW (including International Law Update) & LexisNexis (includes Mealey's international litigation newsletters an dforeign news sources such as El Pais)
  • Factiva(foreign news sources, plus major newspapers such as Financial Times, Washington Post, New York Times)
  • ProQuest (major national newspapers)
  • JURISTnews (includes world legal news)
  • Global Legal Monitor (Law Library of Congress)
  • United Nations News
  • Google News (e-alerts)
  • Twitter (foreign and international news)
  • FBIS Index 1975-1996 - Foreign Broadcast Information Service Electronic Index:  "An index to the FBIS Daily Reports issued by the U.S. Government covering political, economic, scientific, and cultural issues and events throughout the world.  Translations of broadcasts, news agency transmissions, newspapers, periodicals, and government statements from nations around the world are the sources of this information.";FBIS - Dialog World News Connection - e-version of the U.S. government-published FBIS Daily Reports published by the U.S. government English translations of selected newspapers and other news sources worldwide.

  • International Newspaper Databases

Subject Specialist

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Lyonette Louis-Jacques
Foreign and International Law
Librarian and Lecturer in Law
D'Angelo Law Library
University of Chicago Law School
Room 207