This guide lists essential print and online sources for researching foreign law. NOTE: First 4 tabs list important general sources that might not be repeated in the dropdown tabs.
Last Updated: Oct 9, 2017
- EMIS Emerging Markets
Company and industry information, financial market data, and macroeconomic analysis for more than 35 emerging markets in Asia, Latin America and Central and Eastern Europe. Russian and English. Go to Legal Publications -- Tax Flash Report or Garant in English and Kodeks in Russian.
Russian legislation monitoring site.
Contains machine-produced English translations of the legislation of Russia. Warning: Machine-based translations should not be relied upon in important documents and writings.
- Legislationline, OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights
Contains English translations of Russia's constitution, criminal code, code of criminal procedure and variety of human rights oriented legislation.
Russian and East European Studies at the University of Pittsburgh.
- RIA Worldwide Tax and Commercial Law
Use the 'Table of Contents' tab to navigate to this title. Countries arranged in alphabetic order. Includes the full text of the tax and commercial law of Russia in English.
- Slavic Studies
Hosted by the Slavic Research Center at the Hokkaido University.
- The Constitutional Court
- Universal Database of Russian Newspapers
Most titles available 1996-. Searches in Cyrillic are available using the built into the database Russian keyboard or in transliteration. In order to find what publications were added to the database, click on the "librarian's corner."
- Верховный Суд Российской Федерации (Supreme Court)
Yandex-Web Searches .su, .ru and Russian servers. It does not have an English interface, but you can perform searches in English.
Zhurnal - an index of Russian search engines
Materials will be located in B2 North (map), with call numbers beginning with KLB.