Model U.N. Resources for Midwest-St. Louis (February 2008)

Midwest Model U.N.

Permanent Mission of Iraq to the U.N.

CIA World Factbook: Iraq
Library of Congress Country Study: Iraq
U.S. Dept. of State: Iraq

Permanent Mission of Somalia to the U.N.

Arab Net: Somalia
CIA World Factbook: Somalia
International Crisis Group - Somalia
Library of Congress Country Study: Somalia
Somalia Joint Needs Assessment
U.S. Dept. of State: Somalia

United Kingdom
Permanent Mission of the United Kingdom to the U.N.

BUBL LINK: British Government
CIA World Factbook: United Kingdom
Foreign & Commonwealth Office
U.S. Dept. of State: United Kingdom

United Nations
UN Security Council
UN Wire: An Independent News Briefing About the UN
United Nations
United Nations Office at Geneva
United Nations Office at Nairobi 
United Nations Office at Vienna 
United Nations System (Official Web Site Locator for the U.N. System of Organizations)

Additional Agencies and Links
Africa Union
Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf
European Union
International Boundaries Research Unit (Information on boundary disputes)
International Database (International census statistics)
Organization of the Islamic Conference
Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries
United Nations Environment Programme
United Nations World Food Programme

Selected Newspaper Links

Useful books found in the Library reference collection on the first floor:

Countries and Their Cultures (Ref. GN 307 .C68)
Demographic Yearbook (U.N.) (Ref. HA 17 .D45)
The Encyclopedia of the Peoples of the World (Ref. GN 495.4 .E53)
The Europa Directory of International Organizations (Ref. JZ 4838 .E94)
The Europa World Year Book (Ref. JN 1 .E85 2005 46th ed.)
Exporters' Encyclopedia (Ref. HC 3011 .E9)
International Government Information and Country Information (Ref. ZA 5050 .M67)
International Relations: A Political Dictionary (Ref. JX 1226 .P55)
Jane's World Armies (Ref. UA 15 .J36)
Naval Institute Guide to Combat Fleets of the World (Ref. VA 40 .C65)
Political Handbook of the World (Ref. JF 37 .P6)
Statesman's Yearbook (Ref. JA 51 .S7)
Statistical Yearbook (U.N.) (Ref. HA 12.5 .U63)
World Factbook <also known as the CIA World Factbook> (Ref. G 122 .U56a)
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life (Ref. GN 333 .W67)

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