United Nations iLibrary (UN iLibrary) - Trial Database
The UN iLibrary is a new database that provides a single digital destination for seamlessly accessing publications, journals, data, and series published by the United Nations Secretariat, and its funds and programs.
The UW Libraries currently have access to a trial version of the database and are considering subscribing to the resource once the trial period ends. Send comments and feedback to Kian Flynn, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The United Nations (UN) was founded after WWII by 51 countries "committed to maintaining international peace and security, developing friendly relations among nations and promoting social progress, better living standards and human rights." The UN's activities include:
The UN and its affiliated organizations are also involved in:
The official emblem of the United Nations; an image of the world is held in the "olive branches of peace."
Suggested links for background information on the UN, as well as links for beginning your UN related research.