Important Websites

The following are some of the most important free websites for research. They contain information on many different aspects of asylum, refugee, and human rights law:

Symbol Key

Free Web Sites Free web sites available to all

Cornell Community Cornell Community - available to entire Cornell community

Law School Computers Law School Computers - available only using Law School workstations

Personal Password Personal Account - law students and faculty access using personal accounts. Contact for more information.


This research guide on asylum law and the Convention Against Torture is designed to be used with Cornell University Law Library's Immigration Law Research Guide.  Resources cited in that guide are not cited in this guide.

For additional sources for research on refugees and asylum, see:

Useful Websites

Legal Research Guides