This research guide offers basic information on how to conduct research in foreign and international law. It includes information on getting started on your foreign legal research, explains the different types of legal systems in the world and describes research books, citation manuals, study aids, and databases available at the Cornell Law Library on foreign law. You will also find links to a collection of research guides prepared by Cornell Law Library about foreign and international law.
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