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Global Legal Monitor
Online publication providing significant and timely legal developments with a global impact.

Guide to Law Online
Vast network of links to content-based Web sites of primary and secondary legal and legislative information services from 193 nations and all U.S. federal, state and territorial government entities.

Global Legal Information Catalog
Web-based aid designed to interface with the Library of Congress online catalog to help users find publications which reprint in English the laws and regulations of foreign and international jurisdictions on a particular legal topic. 

Global Legal Collection Highlights
A series of blog posts that provides information about the resources held in the Law Library’s collection on particular jurisdictions or areas of law.

Islamic Law: A Bibliography of Selected Works in English
These bibliographies cover English-language books and articles within books that discuss Islamic law from 2003-2008 and 2009-2014.

Translation of National Legislation into English
This report is a resource guide to finding translations of the laws of Afghanistan, Argentina, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Greece, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Mexico, and Russia. There are also two international guides on International Organizations and International Courts.

Last Updated: 12/31/2020