Useful links

I shall be adding to this resource as time goes on. Please send me any links that you think it would be useful to include.

INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
Click here to access the page

NATIONAL/STATE SERVICES
Click here to access the page

LEGAL RESEARCH DATABASES
HeinOnline

FREE ACCESS TO LAW AND LEGAL DOCUMENTS
World Legal Information Institute
EUR-Lex (European Union law)
Many resources listed on the website of the Bodleian Law Library, Oxford.
vLex covers 128 jurisdictions, and includes codes, case law, legal books and journals, news and business, contracts.

SUBSCRIPTION-BASED SERVICES
Westlaw contains cases, statutes, journals and law reviews and news media from more than 60 countries worldwide.
Justis includes case law, law reports, daily feeds of EU legislation and cases, from the UK, Ireland and the European Union.
LexisNexis also provides access to all kinds of legal publications.
Regarding the choice(s) between them, see this excellent post from the Bodleian librarians’ blog.

FOR FUN
Lowering the Bar. Legal humor. Seriously.

FINANCE
The UBS Dictionary of Banking containing over 2400 terms in English, German, French and Italian.
Forbes Financial Glossary in English only.
Reuters Financial Glossary in English only.
SmartMoney.com glossary, powered by Wordnik (see my post), containing over 4000 words and phrases.

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