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Government Information

International Governments and Non-Governmental Organizations

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This guide provides information about governments and government information created in and about other countries, as well as sources for international organizations that provide information and data on countries throughout the world.

Reference Sources on Governments Around the World

International Organizations

Here is a selection of specialized resources that will help you find research published by intergovernmental organization such as the United Nations and Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

The UC Davis Library collects documents from the United Nations, the World Bank, and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. While the University Library has legacy collections of International Governments Organizations (IGOs) in paper copy, a large number of our current IGO collection is available through online subscriptions or databases.  IGO documents both in paper copy and online are represented in the UC Davis Library catalog

United Nations: affiliates and information sources

Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development sites

Regional Organizations