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SOC 188E: Community and Social Change in Africa: United Nations Documents

Introduction to research resources for Soc 188E.

Official Documents

Official Documents Collections

Dates Covered Document Type/Title Format Location
1946-present Resolutions of the General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council and the Trusteeship Council Online (Free) ODS: Official documents of the United Nations
1946-present Resolutions adopted by the General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council and the Security Council Online (Free) UNBISnet
1946-present Voting records for all adopted resolutions beginning with its General Assembly 38th session (1983-) and the Security Council beginning with its 1st year (1946-). Links to the full text of resolutions are provided. Online (Free) UNBISnet
1946-present United Nations Documents and Publications Microfiche SSH Micro XX 2808
Index
1950-1973
United Nations documents index Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ4935 .U536
Index
1974-1978
UNDEX (Series A, subject index) Print
SSH Ref Stacks JZ 4935 U537
Index
1974-1978
UNDEX (Series B, country index)
Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 4935 U538
Index
1974-1978
UNDEX (Series C, list of documents issued)
Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 4935 U539
Index
1979-1996
UNDOC Print at SRLF - use UNBISnet
Index
1998-2002
United Nations Documents Index Print at SRLF - use UNBISnet
Index
2002-present
United Nations Documents Index (or use UNBISnet) Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 4935 U55
1979-present
(older documents are being added on a regular basis)
Catalog of UN documents and publications indexed by the UN Dag Hammarskjöld Library and the Library of the UN Office at Geneva. Also links to many full text resources in the six official languages of the UN (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish), including resolutions adopted by the General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council and the Security Council from 1946 onward. Online (Free) UNBISnet
1983-present Speeches: Citations to speeches made in the General Assembly beginning with its 38th session (1983-), the Security Council beginning with its 38th year (1983-), the Economic and Social Council beginning in 1983 and the Trusteeship Council beginning with its 15th special session (1982). Links to the full text of speeches are provided. Online (Free) UNBISnet
1989-present Index to United Nations documents and publications microfiche collection. Includes some links to full text, primarily for the last three years.
Available at UC Berkeley. See librarian for assistance.
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1993-present All types of official United Nations documentation Online (Free) ODS: Official documents of the United Nations
varies search Roger by title or keyword for UCSD libraries print holdings Print Roger


General Assembly

Dates Covered Document Type/Title Format Location
1946-present Resolutions of the General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council and the Trusteeship Council Online (Free) ODS: Official documents of the United Nations
1946-present Resolutions adopted by the General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council and the Security Council Online (Free) UNBISnet
1946-present Official Records of the General Assembly Microfiche SSH Micro XX 2808
1946 Index to the Official Records of the First Part of the First Session of the General Assembly Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 5006 I64
1947-1949 Disposition of Agenda Items ("Index to Proceedings") Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 5006 I64
1950-present Index to Proceedings of the General Assembly Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 5006 I64
1946-1986 United Nations Resolutions. Series 1, Resolutions Adopted by the General Assembly Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 5010 U55
1976-present Resolutions and Decisions Adopted by the General Assembly Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 5010.2 U55r
1983-present voting records and full text of resolutions Online (Free) UNBISnet
1983-present citations to speeches with links to full text Online (Free) UNBISnet


Security Council

Dates Covered Document Type/Title Format Location
1946-present Resolutions of the General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council and the Trusteeship Council Online (Free) ODS: Official documents of the United Nations
1946-present Resolutions adopted by the General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council and the Security Council Online (Free) UNBISnet
1946-present voting records and full text of resolutions Online (Free) UNBISnet
1946-present Official Records, including Resolutions and Decisions of the Security Council, supplements, and special supplements Microfiche SSH Micro XX 2808
1946-1979 Resolutions and Decisions of the Security Council Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 5030 U55ra
1946-1949 Index to Proceedings of the Security Council Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 5006.5 I64
1964-present Index to Proceedings of the Security Council Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 5006.5 I64
1983-present citations to speeches with links to full text Online (Free) UNBISnet


Economic and Social Council

Dates Covered Document Type/Title Format Location
1946-present Resolutions of the General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council and the Trusteeship Council Online (Free) ODS: Official documents of the United Nations
1946-present Resolutions adopted by the General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council and the Security Council Online (Free) UNBISnet
1946-present Official Records of the Economic and Social Council Microfiche SSH Micro XX 2808
1946-1961 Index to Proceedings of the Economic and Social Council Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 5007 I64
1962-present Index to Proceedings of the Economic and Social Council Print SSH Ref Stacks JZ 5007 I64
1983-present citations to speeches with links to full text Online (Free) UNBISnet


Publications

Dates Covered Document Type/Title Format Location
varies search Roger by title or keyword for UCSD libraries print holdings Print Roger
1979-present
(older documents are being added on a regular basis)
Catalog of UN documents and publications indexed by the UN Dag Hammarskjöld Library and the Library of the UN Office at Geneva. Also links to many full text resources in the six official languages of the UN (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish), including resolutions adopted by the General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council and the Security Council from 1946 onward. Online (Free) UNBISnet
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