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German Legal Research Guide

This in-depth guide will help researchers navigate the German legal materials.


  • The Basic Law (Grundgesetz) : The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Germany
    INTL KK4444.3.A613 2002 Translation of Germany's Grundgesetz consolidating the original text with all amendments up to and including the 50th amendment of May 2002.
  • Constitutions of the Countries of the World - electronic access GULC only. Also available in print. (updated regularly) INTL K3157.A2 B54
  • Eberle, Dignity and Liberty : Constitutional Visions in Germany and the United States INTL K627 .E238 2002
  • Michalowski, German Constitutional Law : The Protection of Civil Liberties
    INTL KK5132 .M53 1999
  • Völkerrecht - Menschenrechte - Verfassungsfragen Deutschlands und Europas : Ausgewälhte Schriften INTL K3236 .F76 2004 Articles in German and English.