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Official publications

Publications by institutions and public authorities, statistics, etc.: essential sources for understanding yesterday’s and today’s world.

What are official publications ?

Official publications are not limited to official journals. They also include documents from parliament, collections of legal texts (laws, decrees, treaties, etc.), and publications and administrative reports issued by executive authorities (the President, Ministers, etc.) or public bodies. Also included are statistics, local government publications, publications by the European Union and intergovernmental agencies (the United Nations, the World Bank, the IMF, the WTO, the Council of Europe, etc.), etc. Official publications contain information on a variety of subjects: politics, economics, society, international issues, etc.

Official publications are available in a range of media: paper, microform, online databases, etc.

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