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Legal encyclopaedias

The Max Planck Encyclopedias of Internationla Law is a comprehensive, analytical resource that contains peer-reviewed articles on all aspects of international law.

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Chapter 215 - Foreign Relations > (8) Law of treaties and international agreements.

Treaty research guides

An online tutorial from the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies covers the fundamentals of treaty research.

The UN Dag Hammarskjöld Library has produced a guide to researching United Nations treaties.

Treaty-making process

A brief introduction to the six key steps in Australia's treaty-making process. 

This information kit has been put together by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (Cth) to improve understanding of Australia's participation in treaty-making processes.

Prepared by the Treaty Section of the Office of Legal Affairs, this handbook provides procedural guidance for states participating in international agreements. 

Introductory texts

Subjects: Law
Tags: international law, public international law, treaties, treaty