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Welcome to Oxford Public International Law

Oxford Public International Law (OPIL) is a comprehensive, single location providing integrated access across our international law services, bringing you one step closer to the perfect research solution.

Our ground-breaking online resources work to speed up research and provide easy access to authoritative content, essential for anyone working in international law.

The Universal Declaration on Human Rights was first signed on 10th December 1948, making this year its 70th anniversary.

We’re marking this important moment in global history with our Human Rights Countdown Calendar, Including topics such as reproductive rights, education, housing, and the right to a fair trial, our calendar offers valuable insight into human rights around the world. Check back each day to see what has been made available to read.

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December 4, 2018

International Law in Domestic Courts: A Casebook added to OSAIL

International Law in Domestic Courts: A Casebook now available on OSAIL.

December 1, 2018

Celebrate Human Rights Month with our calendar

Explore new articles daily throughout December.

November 30, 2018

ORIL Update - November

For November 2018,Oxford Reports on International Law (ORIL) adds 12 cases.

November 30, 2018

Rome Statute at Twenty

Explore our collection of resources marking twenty years of the Rome Statute.