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  • New website and Newsletter

    January 2, 2012

    The new website of the library of the Peace Palace is now live! With this renewed website we strive to improve our (online) library services and optimize the accessibility of our resources. The main menu at the top of the webpage displays an overview of our collection and webservices. The completely renewed design and interface […]

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  • Fighting and Prosecuting Pirates: An Evening about Piracy

    December 13, 2011

    Fighting and Prosecuting Pirates: An Evening about Piracy, plus Book Launch of “Internationaal Publiekrecht als Wereldrecht” by Prof. Nico Schrijver. On 10 January 2012 at the Peace Palace.

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  • Library closing days

    December 6, 2011

    The library will be closed forthcoming 23rd, 26th and 30th December.

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  • University of Pennsylvania Press Donation

    December 1, 2011

    Donation The University of Pennsylvania Press has kindly donated its latest publication in the Series ”Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights” to the Peace Palace Library. “This side of silence : human rights, torture, and the recognition of cruelty”  by Tobias Kelly is an excellent account of various legal and moral aspects of “torture’, seen in […]

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  • Peace Palace Library Lecture: The Abyei Arbitration

    November 21, 2011

    Peace Palace Library Lecture. An evening about the Abyei Arbitration between the government of Sudan and the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement, and its consequences for the region.

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  • New TriaL Access to Oxford Scholarship Online : Law

    October 31, 2011

    Oxford Scholarship Online is a vast and rapidly expanding cross-searchable library which offers quick and easy access to the full text of over 6,500 of the very best scholarly Oxford books in Biology, Business and Management, Classical Studies, Economics and Finance, History, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Music, Neuroscience, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health […]

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  • Peace Palace Library pilot : full text access to all Eleven publications

    October 31, 2011

    Eleven International Publishing and The Peace Palace Library embarked on a unique pilot project which gives free access to all Eleven publications in BoomDoc Academic, the online publication platform of Boom uitgevers Den Haag and Eleven international publishing. The pilot will last till 11 November 2011. Patrons of the Peace Palace Library will enjoy full text access to all […]

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  • Fifty Years after the Eichmann Trial in Jerusalem

    October 4, 2011

    een samenvatting van de post over de Eichmann lecture

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  • Invitation to Röling Lecture by Prof N. Schrijver

    August 28, 2011

    After the successful organization of the first Peace Palace Library Lecture, the Peace Palace Library now cordially invites everyone to attend the Second Peace Palace Library Lecture, which will take place inside the historic reading room of the Peace Palace on the 22 of June 2011, between 17.30 and 19.30. Everybody is welcome to attend. […]

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  • Selma Hoedt presents latest book by William E. Butler

    July 28, 2011

    Selma Hoedt, successful editor of Eleven International Publishing in The Hague, presented the latest book of William Butler “The Russian Legal Practitioner” to the Peace Palace Library. Professor Butler, expert on Russian and Soviet Law, has written an elegant, interesting and informative examination of the advokat and the jurisconsult, two components of the Russian legal […]

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