Model United Nations Research Guide - LSC-North Harris
LSC-North Harris represents the Republic of Peru.
There are a number of resources available for Model UN students to search their countries.
- International Information - Site includes United Nations and other international organizational sites. It also includes federal sites for international information.
(Be sure to check the Country Information at the bottom of the page, which also includes treaties and agreements)
- United Nations links to organizations and Committees
- Permanent Mission to the United Nations
- Links to Speeches and Documents
- Links to UN International Law
- UN Member States: On the Record (Peru)
- Countries & Cultures Research Guide
- Embassy of the Republic of Peru, Washington D. C. - Contains links to latest news and downloads
- NationMaster: World Statistics and Country Comparisons - massive central data source and a handy way to graphically compare nations
- Peru Tourism Bureau
- World Bank data on Peru
- UN data on Peru
If you are off campus, you will need your library borrower card number to access these sites.
- Academic Search Complete
(EBSCO) Full text of articles from journals, magazines and newspapers, plus image collections.
- LexisNexis Academic
(LexisNexis) Contains laws and court rulings as well as law reviews and legal analysis for state and federal courts; full-text U.S. and world news articles, magazines, and journals; and company profiles for private and public businesses.
- Background Notes from the U.S. Department of State See also Background Notes archives.
- CIA World Factbook - country overview from the Central Intelligence Agency
- Global Gateway - from the Library of Congress
- Lonely Planet Travel Guides
- Scroll down the page to "Find a Country."
- Click on the country.
- The Economist/Countries - lists countries including economic and background information.
- UNESCO Photobank (10,000 digitized images including cultural topics from the United Nations - allows searching by country)
National Model United Nations site. (New York)