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International Human Rights

Research guide for students in the University of Chicago's human rights program.

Getting Started

Not sure where to start? This guide provides an introduction to basic strategies for researching foreign law:

Multi-Jurisdictional Resources

These resources cover multiple jurisdictions, and are a good place to begin researching the laws of foreign countries:

Regional Resources

These resources focus on specific regions, and are especially helpful for finding primary sources of law (statutes, case law, etc.) for countries within the region:

Subject Specialist

Lyonette Louis-Jacques's picture
Lyonette Louis-Jacques
Foreign and International Law
Librarian and Lecturer in Law

D'Angelo Law Library
University of Chicago Law School
Room 207