United Nations Treaty Collection

Content

UN Treaty Collection gives access (in several languages) to full texts of all UN major multilateral multilateral and bilateral treaties, organized in different archives and categories, with a good information structure, clearly relevant to PS studies

Selection

Managed by the Treaty Section of the Office of Legal Affairs of the United Nations Treaty Collection, this repository covers a large amount of documents related to international treaties and related material

Format

Records are stored in complex archives, from lists of treaties to their full texts, and provided through access to different databases, along with other data and metadata

Information density

This database collection offers a good volume of data, covering UN signed treaties (over 50,000 treaties and international agreements) plus other related documentation and new updating material

Content Pertinence to Political Science

Due to the nature of its content, this collection may be useful for scholars and students in the fields of political science, history and international relations

Updating Rate

Providing regular info about upcoming news and events, the database is constantly being updated with new records concerning past treaties and documents