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U.N. Research Resources - Online

  • UN Documents Research Guide
    A research guide dedicated to UN Documents
  • AccessUN
    Find citations to UN documents through AccessUN, then locate the documents in UVA Library's print and microfiche UN collections. AccessUN indexes speeches in the General Assembly & Security Council, reports, letters from governments to the UN, committee meetings & reports, and the UN Chronicle. Coverage - 1945 - present. Some full-text. Search tips: see AccessUN entry on Overview of Resources.
  • U.N Yearbook (1946-2011)
    Year by year account of what goes on the the UN. Good references to other UN materials like speeches, letters, and reports. Also available in print.
  • UNBISnet
    Bibliographic records (1979+), voting records with full-text (1946+) and speeches with full-text (1983+).
  • United Nations Home Page
    UN Home Page is divided into 17 sections. The most useful are: UN Documentation & Maps (not many speeches here), UN News Centre and About the UN.
  • World Factbook
    Gives short sketches of the world's countries - gov't, land, people, history, economics, etc. From the CIA.
  • World News Connection - 1995-2013
    Information from thousands of foreign media sources: speeches, radio, television, newspapers, periodicals, and books. Includes unclassified military, political, environmental, sociological, scientific and technical data. All translated into English.

U.N. Research Resources - Print & Other Formats

  • UN Official Records
    3 Old Stacks, Alderman Library 
    Paper texts of speeches (SRs & PVs), resolutions, letters to the UN, reports, etc.
    UN BodyUN Document NumberLocation
    A/ = General AssemblyA/sess./PV = full text of a speech - Aisle 7
    S/ = Security CouncilS/PV = full text of a speech - Aisle 9

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