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How to locate the main documents produced by the United Nations


United Nations Digital Library
This platform provides access to UN documents and open-access publications, UN voting data and speeches, UN maps, in the 6 official languages of the UN.
Libguide by the Dag Hammarskjöld Library

United Nations Official Document System (ODS)
Covers all types of official UN documents (publications are not included) from 1993 onwards. However, older UN documents are added to the system on a daily basis. ODS also provides access to General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council and Trusteeship Council resolutions from 1946 onwards. Documents in all official UN languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish.

Mimeographed documents
Documents published before, during and after the working sessions. Security Council documents from 1975, others from 1992.

Official Records (1947-)
Meetings reports, resolutions, committee's and commissions annual reports, etc.
Documents in French and English. 
341.123.1 ASS (General Assembly A/)
341.123.2 CONS (Security Council S/)
341.123.3 CONS (Economic and Social Council E/)
341.123.4 CONS (Trusteeship Council T/)

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