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International Humanitarian Law Research: Books

Subject Terms / Keyterms

Search WorldCat for books found in libraries worldwide. Possible subject headings may include:

  • combatants and noncombatants
  • crimes against humanity
  • geneva convention
  • genocide
  • international humanitarian law
  • law of war
  • prisoners of war
  • war (international law)
  • war -- protection of civilians
  • war victims

Specialized Library Catalogs

Library catalogs offer access to a library's collection. Consult these catalogs of worldwide libraries specializing in human rights materials. This will help broaden your search by identifying resources not readily available in your library.


A good way to start research is to obtain a bibliography compiled by an expert in the field. Bibliographies offer an oveview of relevant literature by listing selected books, articles, or documents on a particular topic.

Books available from the FSU Law Research Center

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