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Diplomacy and International Relations

What's in the Guide

International Relations is the branch of political science concerned with the foreign affairs of and relations among countries. This guide provides links to the most useful databases and other resources for researching international relations.

IGOs Intergovernmental organizations generally consist of representatives of soveign states pursuing common goals and are established by a formal instrument of agreement. They often publish reports and compile statistics that are made freely available on their websites.

NGOs Non-governmental organizations are generally non-profit groups not affiliated with any government operating locally, nationally, and/or internationally. NGOs often publish reports and statistics, which are available for free on their web sites, that may be of interest to researchers.  These groups vary widely in their goals and structures, but most have the objective of influencing public policy. Be sure to take this into consideration when evaluating their material.

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Gulbankian Collection

UNA/USA Collection

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