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Legal & Judicial Systems in Countries Around the World

Sources on legal systems, constitutions, and constitutional courts. Prepared for Comparative Law & the Courts, LSJ 367


The Gallagher Law Library and the UW Libraries have many books on the legal systems of and constitutional developments in foreign countries. UW students have access to the collections of more than 30 other college and university libraries in Washington and Oregon--and you can directly request these books from Summit libraries.

Search by keyword with the name of your country and one or more of the following terms:

  • constitution
  • constitutional court
  • court
  • judicial
  • rights

For example, "india constitution".

Examples of books these searches might retrieve: