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Jessup Moot

Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition
"Jessup is the world's largest moot court competition, with participants from over 550 law schools in more than 87 countries."
(Source: Jessup website).

Highly qualified publicists

See International journals and Selected treatises on public international law.

International Law Commission : Research
The work product (documentation, reports, texts and instruments etc.) of the International Law Commission has accumulated into an extensive body of research into a wide range of aspects of public international law. The information on this site relating to such work product has been organized in a manner conducive to in-depth research and provides suggested methods of using this site to undertake research, starting from the specific to the general. 

Collected Courses of The Hague Academy of International Law (Recueil des cours)
Online from 1923 to present.

Guides and databases


Judicial decisions

International Court of Justice - Cases
From 22 May 1947 to 1 June 2017.

Access to International Court of Justice Decisions is also available via:
Thomson Reuters Westlaw. From International Materials, select Administrative Materials, then Administrative Materials, then Multi-National. 

World Legal Information Institute (WorldLII) International Court of Justice Decisions.

Permanent Court of International Justice (1922-1946)
The Reports of Series and Other Documents

International law reports
Held at the Gold Coast library. Law KC20.I5 A56:B.
To request a copy of a case, click here

Oxford reports on international law

An online service bringing together decisions on public international law from international courts and tribunals, domestic courts and ad hoc tribunals. The database is organized into modules comprising: International courts of general jurisdiction, International criminal law, International human rights law, and International law in domestic courts. Includes the Oxford Law Citator. 

International case law (Via Library Law Guide)


A case citator and annotator covering the UK and Europe; plus journal articles and legislation.

Treaties and international conventions

Custom and state practice

United Nations

International journals

Selected treatises on public international law

Mooting books

Click here for more mooting books available via the Library Catalogue