- UN Administrative Tribunal
Searchable database of the decisions of the United Nations Administrative Tribunal. Coverage: 1950-2009.
- UN Appeals Tribunal
Judgments and orders of the United Nations Appeals Tribunal of the Office of the Administration of Justice. Searchable database as well as list of judgments and orders organized chronologically.
- UN Atlas of the Oceans
The UN Atlas of the Oceans is a portal providing a wide variety of relevant information on sustainable development information of oceans.
- UN Audio Library
The UN Audio Library provides audio recordings of meetings and events held at the UN Headquarters. There are also historic recordings of UN Radio programmes, a Secretaries-General's collection, and interviews. The recordings are available for download via the library's website (link), or via FTP upon demand.
- UN Data
UNdata brings UN statistical databases within easy reach of users through a single entry point. Users can now search and download a variety of statistical resources of the UN system from a wide range of departments and subject matter.
- UN Disarmament Yearbook
Extensive review of United Nations disarmament activities during a given year.
Part I: Resolutions and decisions; Part II: Developments and Trends.
- UN Juridical Yearbook
Since 1962, the Secretary-General has published, on an annual basis, a Juridical Yearbook which includes documentary materials of a legal character concerning the United Nations and related intergovernmental organizations. Coverage: 1963-2011.
- UN Legal Publications Global Search
Full-text searchable database for publications of the Office of Legal Affairs Codification Division, including International Law Commission documents and yearbooks, proceedings of diplomatic conferences, summaries of International Court of Justice judgments, reports of international arbitration awards, the Repertory of Practice of UN organs, and the Juridical Yearbook.
- UN Meetings Coverage and Press Releases
Available online from October 1995. Press Releases are not official documents but provide timely information on the current activities of the principal organs and subsidiary bodies, including summaries of meetings.
- UN Member States: On the Record
UN Member States: On the Record links to pre-set, standard searches for each Member State in UNBISnet, UN-I-QUE, and the Press Release database. Searches available for each Member State include: the key documents related to its membership in the UN; statements made before the principal organs; draft resolutions sponsored; periodic reports submitted on Human Rights conventions, and more.
- UN OHCHR - Charter-based Body Database
OHCHR (Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights) maintained database including documents for the Human Rights Council, its predecessor and their subsidiaries and parent organs.
- UN OHCHR - Treaty Body Database
Includes documents submitted to any of the UN human rights treaty monitoring bodies. Filter by convention, country, type of document, document symbol, and/or date.
- UN OHCHR - Universal Human Rights Index
Provides access to country-related documents submitted to any of the UN human rights bodies, including the special procedures.
- UN OHCHR - Universal Periodic Review Database
Includes documents submitted to the UPR as well as related material; Search by session or by country.
- UN OHCHR Library Catalogue
Catalogue of the library for the OHCHR (Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights).
- UN Photo Library
The United Nations Photo Library holds a collection of approximately 800,000 photographs dating back to the mid-1940s, chronicling the history of the Organization and its work. The collection includes coverage of historic UN meetings and events, as well as a wide array of field coverage from its earliest days.
- UN Treaty Collection
This database provides information on the status of over 500 major multilateral instruments deposited with the Secretary-General of the United Nations and covers a range of subject matter such as Human Rights, Disarmament, Commodities, Refugees, the Environment and the Law of the Sea.
- UN Yearbook
The Yearbook of the United Nations is the principal reference work of the UN and provides a detailed overview of the Organization's activities during the course of a year. All the Yearbooks, 1945 to the most recent, are available online and provide citation to the documentation and include the full text of resolutions.
- UN-HABITAT e-library
Library containing United Nations Human Settlements Programme's (UN-HABITAT) repository of reports, resolutions, declarations, training materials and best practices.
UN Info Quest (UN-I-QUE) provides citation to the symbols for documents throughout the history of the organization: each record within UN-I-QUE is historically comprehensive. UN-I-QUE does not provide citation to all documents, but to certain documents of a recurrent nature.
- UN-Spider Knowledge Portal
The UN-Spider Knowledge Portal is a resource developed by UNOOSA (UN Office for Outer Space Affairs). It is the United Nations Platform for Space-Based Information for Disaster Management and Emergency Response.
- UN-Women Constitutional Database
UN-Women maintains this database that compiles all the different provisions related to gender contained in constitutions in countries around the world. Searchable by keywords, provisions, regions or countries.
- UNBISnet - Bibliographic Records
UNBISnet is the catalogue of the UN Library in New York. In addition to the library's holdings it accesses multilingual versions of UN documents (1993-present), citation to documents (1979-present) ; metadata and online links to older documents are added regularly.
- UNBISnet - Index to Speeches
Provides access to meeting records of the Principal organs, beginning in the mid-1980s, by country or organization, speaker, document symbol, or topic.
- UNBISnet - Voting Records
Provides the recorded vote for all resolutions adopted by the General Assembly and Security Council, 1946-present. Documents can be searched by resolution symbol, keyword, or date.
- UNBISnet Thesaurus
The multilingual UNBIS Thesaurus contains the terminology used in subject analysis of documents and other materials relevant to United Nations programmes and activities. Available in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish.
- UNCCD Official Documents Centre
Access to all the official UNCCD (UN Convention to Combat Desertification) documents of all the sessions of the Conference of the Parties (COP) and one of its subsidiary bodies, the Committee for the Review of the Implementation of the Convention (CRIC).
- UNCDF Resources
Access to annual reports, project documents, evaluations and assessment documentation as well as guides and toolkits for development practitioners from the UN Credit Development FUND (UNCDF).
- UNCITRAL CLOUT Cases Database
The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) database CLOUT (Case Law on UNCITRAL Texts) offers a fast method of searching the abstracts collected in the CLOUT system.
- UNCITRAL Library Catalogue
The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Library jointly maintains an online catalogue with the other United Nations libraries in Vienna.
- UNCTAD - Investment Instruments Online
Bilateral Investment Treaties database: This compilation is based on the electronic versions of BITs made available by a number of countries on their official websites, as well as the printed versions available from official national and international collections and publications.
- UNCTAD Publications
UNCTAD Publications offers access to the flagship reports, series, policy briefs, and meeting documentation of the UN Conference on Trade and Development.
- UNCTAD Statistics
Collection of statistical databases offered by UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development), including commodity price statistics, foreign direct investment, information and communication technology statistics, and trade control measures.
- UNCTC - UN Center on Transnational Corporations
This resource provides access to documents and publications published by the United Nations Center on Transnational Corporations (UNCTC). Covers the years of existence of UNCTC; 1974-1993.
- UNDP Projects
Database with detailed information on the United Nations Development Programme's (UNDP) 6,000+ development projects in 177 countries and territories worldwide.
Judgments and orders of the United Nations Dispute Tribunal of the Office of the Administration of Justice. Searchable database as well as list of judgments organized chronologically and list of orders organized by duty station.
- UNECA Knowledge and Library Services
Access to the institutional repository and library catalogue of the ECA (Economic Commission for Africa) from 1958 to the present.
- UNEP Knowledge Repository
The UNEP Knowledge Repository is the official platform for its research content and knowledge products, offering open access to UNEP’s (UN Environment Programme) publications, technical and assessment reports, guidelines, newsletters, journal articles and other types of information material.
- UNESCO - Institute for Statistics
The Institute for Statistics Data Centre of UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) contains over 1,000 types of indicators and raw data on education, literacy, science and technology, culture and communication. Custom tables may be generated, and predefined tables are also available.
- UNESCO Thesarus
The UNESCO Thesaurus is a controlled and structured list of terms used in subject analysis and retrieval of documents and publications in the fields of education, culture, natural sciences, social and human sciences, communication and information.
- UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Clickable map and searchable list of all UNESCO World Heritage Sites worldwide.
UNESCOTERM is a terminology database covering the subject areas education, science and culture.
Contains over 130 000 downloadable documents in six official languages covering all UNESCO fields of competence since 1945. The database also includes publications edited by the Organization.
- UNFCCC Doc Search
Documents of the Conference of the Parties for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
- UNFCCC Library Catalogue
Catalogue of the library for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
- UNFCCC Local Coping Strategies Database
The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change database facilitates the transfer of long-standing coping strategies/mechanisms, knowledge and experience from communities that have had to adapt to specific hazards or climatic conditions to communities that may just be starting to experience such conditions, as a result of climate change.
- UNFPA - Country Profiles
Since 2003, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Population Reference Bureau have collaborated in publishing Country Profiles for Population and Reproductive Health. Each country profile is followed by more than 100 indicators on health and development, including internal disparities and public financing for health and education.
- UNGEGN World Geographical Names
Database provided by the UN Group of Experts on Geographical Names (UNGEGN) in cooperation with the UN Statistics Division. It is a multilingual, multiscriptual geo-referenced geographical names database containing authoritative information on country and place names worldwide.
- UNHCR Statistical Online Population Database
This UNHCR (UN High Commissioner for Refugees) database provides data and trends on the "Population of concern to UNHCR": refugees, asylum-seekers, returned refugees, internally displaced persons (IDPs) protected/assisted by UNHCR, returned IDPs, stateless persons, and others of concern to UNHCR, in more than 150 countries.
- UNICEF - Country statistics
Economic and social statistics provided by the UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Fund) on the countries and territories of the world, with particular reference to children’s well-being. The statistics are published annually in the organization’s flagship publication. It includes tables combining statistics for all countries.
- UNICRI - Bibliography on Environmental Crimes
The Bibliography on Environmental Crimes includes material that has been collected for the preparation of specific projects developed by UNICRI's Emerging Crimes team and the documentation collected by the UNICRI Library over the years.
- UNICRI - Bibliography on Organized Crime and Corruption
The Bibliography on Organized Crime and Corruption lists monographs and articles from journals received by the library of the UNICRI (United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute) since 2000.
- UNICRI - Bibliography on Trafficking in Persons
The Bibliography on Trafficking in Persons (TIP) includes material collected for the preparation of specific projects developed by UNICRI's Counter-Trafficking Team and all the related documents received by the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI) Library since the year 2000.
- UNICRI - Criminological Thesaurus
The UNICRI (United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute) Thesaurus lists the keywords used by UNICRI Documentation Service to index its Library Collection documents and by users to retrieve catalogue information. It covers all subjects related to crime prevention and criminal justice in the widest sense.
- UNICRI - Library Catalogue
Catalogue of the library for the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute.
- UNICRI - World Criminological Directory
This Directory covers almost 500 institutes in some 90 countries, including academic institutions, governmental institutes, NGOs, private institutes, and international organizations. The information that is provided on the institutes includes contact details, web page links, names of directors and staff, activities and projects, sources of funding, and periodicals issued.
- UNIDO - Statistical Country Briefs
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) maintains this statistical database for major indicators of industrial performance. The briefs are organized by country to meet the needs of a wide range of data users.
- UNIDO Resources
Access to publications, statistics, multimedia, and other resources from UNIDO (United Nations Industrial Development Organization).
- UNISDR Publications
Publications of the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) may be browsed by subject, type or region.
- UNISPAL Documents Collection
The United Nations Information System on the Question of Palestine's (UNISPAL) collection contains the texts of current and historical United Nations material concerning the question of Palestine and other issues related to the Middle East situation and the search for peace. Documents are mostly in English.
- UNODA - Disarmament Treaties Database
UNODA (UN Office for Disarmament Affairs) publishes information on the status of multilateral Arms Regulation and Disarmament Agreements, presenting data on signatories, parties of relevant agreements and the texts of the agreements.
- UNODA - Register of Conventional Arms
The UN Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) Register of Conventional Arms includes data provided by states on arms transfers as well as information on military holdings, procurement through national production and relevant policies.
- UNODA Documents Library
UNODA's (UN Office for Disarmament Affairs) specialized archive provides quick and direct access to United Nations disarmament-related documents in one convenient location. It includes special sessions final documents and reports; Disarmament Commission guidelines and treaty review declarations.
- UNODA Military Expenditures Database
Publicly available reports from UN Member States on national military expenditures.
- UNODC Data and analysis
Access to various resources from the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). The site inks to the World Drug Report and the Global Report on Trafficking in Persons as well as statistics, surveys, studies and journals relating to UNODCs working fields.
- UNODC Human Trafficking Case Law Database
UNODC (UN Office on Drugs and Crime) developed database collecting and disseminating information on human trafficking prosecutions and convictions.
- UNODC Tools and Publications on Smuggling of Migrants
Access to key tools and recommended sources on smuggling of migrants from UNODC (UN Ofiice on Drugs and Crime). Resources include a Human Trafficking Case Law Database, a Victim Translation Assistance Tool, and a toolkit to Combat Smuggling of Migrants.
- UNOG Library Catalogues
Catalogue for the library at the United Nations Office in Geneva.
- UNON - UNALIS
Catalogue for the library at the United Nations Office in Nairobi.
- UNOOSA Index
United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) collection of information regarding space launchings by Member States. Includes name of launching State, designator of the space object or its registration number, date and territory or location of launch, basic orbital parameters, and general function of the space object.
- UNOOSA National Space Law Database
Database of space law legislative texts of various countries compiled by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs.
UNOSAT, the UNITAR Operational Satellite Applications Programme, prepares maps, analytical reports and datasets in support of international humanitarian assistance operations to respond to crises caused by natural disasters, conflict and other complex emergencies.
- UNTC - League of Nations Treaty Series
The UN Treaty Collection provides a database on treaties and international agreements registered or filed and recorded with and published by the League of Nations.
- UNTC - Monthly Statement of Treaties and International Agreements
The Monthly Statement of Treaties and International Agreements database contains detailed record of treaties and related subsequent treaty actions which were registered or filed and recorded with the Secretariat in a given month.
- UNTC - Multilateral Treaties Deposited with the Secretary General
This database provides information on the status of over 500 major multilateral instruments deposited with the Secretary-General of the United Nations (including the texts of reservations, declarations and objections) and covers a range of subject matter such as Human Rights, Disarmament, Commodities, Refugees, the Environment and the Law of the Sea.
- UNTC - Treaty Series Cumulative Index
The UN Treaty Collection (UNTC) maintains a collection of treaties and international agreements registered or filed and recorded with and published by the Secretariat since 1946. It includes the texts of treaties in their authentic language(s), along with some translations into English and French.
United Nations Multilingual Terminology Database (UNTERM) is a linguistic tool that provides access to a diverse multilingual terminology and nomenclature of UN documents.
- UNU Library
Catalogue of the United Nations University Library.
- UNWTO e-Library
This is a fully cross-searchable interactive database offering UNWTO (UN World Tourism Organization) publications including books, journals, and statistics in their respective languages. It also provides access to a growing number of documents which can be defined as “Gray Literature”.
- UNWTO INFODOCTOUR
INFODOCTOUR (Tourism Information and Documentation Resource Centres Database) offers links to external websites for tourism information. The database is compiled by the UN World Tourism Organization.
- UNWTO LEXTOUR
The Tourism Legislation Database (LEXTOUR) links to external websites for tourism legislation compiled by the UN World Tourism Organization.
- UPU Postal Statistics
The Universal Postal Union's (UPU) statistical database provides a dynamic overview of postal development in each member country. It includes approximately 100 indicators of postal development, grouped in 12 chapters.