International Court of Justice (ICJ) Resources: A Checklist

Background

  • Rosenne, Shabtai. The Law and Practice of the International Court, 1920-2005, by Shabtain Rosenne with the assistance of Yael Ronen (4th ed., 2006).
    I,MON KZ 6275 .R67 2006 vol. 1-4

  • Rosenne'sThe World Court: What it is and How it Works, edited, revised, and updated by Terry D. Gill (6th completely rev. ed., 2003).
    I,MON KZ 6260 .R67 2003

ICJ case law in electronic format

  • International Court of Justice. Official website.

  • Westlaw Available from anywhere to members of the NU School of Law community International Law--International Court of Justice (INT-ICJ) database
    "Full text of documents from the International Court of Justice (the World Court)....Coverage begins with 1947. Source of this material is the ICJ's publication Report of Judgments, Advisory Opinions and Orders, last published in 2000. Selected documents released by the International Court of Justice prior to publication of the Report, from 2001 - current, are also available."

  • LexisNexis Available from anywhere to members of the NU School of Law community International Court of Justice Decisions, Combined (ALLICJ) file
    "This group file contains the full-text, English-language judgments and advisory opinions of the International Court of Justice from 1948, and application, written pleadings and orders from pending cases filed in 2004 forward. Coverage begins in 1948 with The Corfu Channel Island cases and includes those full-text judgments and advisory opinions made available to LexisNexis by permission of the Court. Where applicable, links are provided to full-text U.S. and Canadian cases cited in the judgment."

  • HeinOnline United Nations Law Collection Available from anywhere to all members of the Northwestern University community International Court of Justice Reports of Judgments, Advisory Opinions and Orders, 1947-2003, searchable in PDF.

  • Oxford Reports on International Courts of General Jurisdiction Available from anywhere to all members of the Northwestern University community Includes selected ICJ case law, annotated and searchable in full-text.

  • World Legal Information Institute (WorldLII), International Law Library has full-text searchable database of ICJ decisions and transcripts.

ICJ publications in print format

  • Recueil des Arrets, Avis Consultatifs et Ordonnances/Reports of Judgments, Advisory Opinions and Orders. The official reports of the ICJ, in hard copy.
    Int 858 R31 [year].

  • Pleadings, oral arguments, documents.
    Int 858 [ ] [alphabetical by name of case; see NUcat].

  • Yearbook of the International Court of Justice.
    Int 858 ZH 13Y

  • Bibliography of the International Court of Justice.
    Int 858 ZH13b

Indexes and digests in print format

  • Case Law of the International Court of Justice... by Edvard Hambro (through 1974)
    Int 858 ZH13c 1952-

  • Digest of the Decisions of the International Court of Justice, 1947-1958.
    I,MON JX 68 .W567 1961

  • Digest of the Decisions of the International Court of Justice, 1959-1975.
    I,MON JX 68 .W568 1978

  • Digest of the Decisions of the International Court of Justice, 1976-1985.
    I,MON JX 68 .W569 1990 (Continued by World Court Digest, see below)

  • World Court Digest. (Continues Digest of the Decisions...., see above)
    Also available on the Internet
    I,MON JX 68 .W57 1993

  • Ziccardi Capaldo, G. Repertoire de la jurisprudence de la cour internationale de justice (1947-1992)=Repertory of the Decisions of the International Court of Justice (1947-1992).
    I,MON JX 1971.6 .Z5 1995 v.1-2.
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