Public international law governs the relationships between national governments and intergovernmental organizations.
Private international law governs the choice of law to apply when there are conflicts in the domestic law of different nations related to private transactions between those nations.
Human rights - 341.48 International law - 341
Politics – 323 Space law - 341.47
Use of force - 341.6, 355 and 363.32
Aeronautics - Law and legislation Airspace (International law)
Human rights International law
Intervention (International law) Neutrality
Space law War (International law)
Electronic Resource Guide [to International Law] (ERG) / American Society for International Law (ASIL)
Electronic Information System for International Law (EISIL) / American Society for International Law (ASIL)
Frequently-Cited Treaties & Other International Instruments LibGuide / University of Minnesota
Guide to Law Online / The Law Library of Congress
Introduction to International Law / Robert Beckman and Dagmar Butte
The Practitioner’s Guide to International Law / The Law Society of NSW
Public International Law Guide / University of Western Australia
Public International Law Research / UniMelbourne
Public International Law Resources - WorldLII
WorldLII – links to a number of other research guides
World Treaty Library Training Video / HeinOnline
Oxford Public International Law - provides facts of the case with analysis
Tereposky, Greg and Daniel Hohnstein, 'Searching for the Rule of Law in Today's Uncertain International Trade Environment' (2019) 27(3) Australian Law Librarian 134
Interactive History of International Law Timeline.
Stretching from 1494 to present, the timeline marks 109 key events marking the most important developments in the history of international law.
Each date links through to an Oxford University Press resource.
Oxford International Organizations (OXIO) - primary materials and analysis on the law of international organizations
UNIDROIT - Organisation for the unification of international private law
Union of International Associations Links to selected organizations
Australian Treaties Database (DFAT)
Australian Treaties Library (AustLII)
International Treaties Collection (WorldLII)
LawCite - search by parties to treaties
Maritime law resources (WorldLII)
Treaty Research Guide (Vanderbilt University)
Inter-American Court of Human Rights to search for case-law by treaty articles
International Customary Human Rights Law from the International Red Cross
Other useful sources:
See also the Security, Terrorism and Counterterrorism Subject Guide.