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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. Oxford Reports on International Law, the Max Planck Encyclopedias of International Law, Oxford Scholarly Authorities on International Law, Oxford Historical Treaties, Encyclopedia of EU Law and Oxford International Organizations are ground-breaking online resources working to speed up research and provide easy access to authoritative content, essential for anyone working in international law.

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  • Cross-searching Oxford's three public international law services together
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