About The library

Library and online catalogue (in Russian)

The Library is open for everyone interested in public and private international law, international arbitration, as well as comparative law: scholars, students and postgraduates of Russian and foreign universities, representatives of State authorities, etc.

The Library collection includes both classical and modern publications on public and private international law, international arbitration, as well as comparative law in various languages.

The ICLRC also provides access to major international and Russian online legal databases containing books, periodicals, legislative texts, and case law.

The Library’s collection is constantly replenished with due regard to the needs and recommendations of researchers and readers. You can recommend a book or an electronic database for the Library.

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The Visiting Rules
  • Monday 14:00…22:00
  • Tuesday 14:00…21:00
  • Wednesday 12:00…21:00
  • Thursday 14:00…22:00
  • Friday Day off
  • Saturday Day off
  • Sunday 14:00…22:00


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Donators People

Maksim Bashkatov

Lecturer of the Civil Law Department of the Faculty of Law of the MSU, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the Civil Law

Damir Bekyashev

PhD, Professor of the International Law Chair of the MGIMO-University

Kamil Bekyashev

PhD, Professor, Member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration from the Russian Federation, arbitrator of the UN International Arbitration for the Law of the Sea

Gary Born

International lawyer and academic, chair of the International Arbitration and International Litigation practices at the international law firm Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Ronan Champion

Chartered Surveyor, Partner of Champion Pearce LLP

Sergei Diachenko

Head of the Division of International Economic Law, Legal Department, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation

Mikhail Galperin

Representative of the Russian Federation at the European Court of Human Rights - Deputy Minister of Justice of the Russian Federation

Mojtaba Kazazi

Vice-president of the Institute of International Law (Institut de Droit International), Arbitrator

Roman Khodykin

Ph. D, Partner at the London office of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP, visiting professor at Queen Mary University of London, solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales, ICAC arbitrator

Kriangsak Kittichaisaree

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Thailand to the Russian Federation, a member of Tallinn Manual 2.0 working group

Andrei Klishas

Chairman of the Committee of the Federal Council on Constitutional Legislation and State Building

Marcelo Kohen

Professor of International Law at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, Titular Member of Institut de Droit International and its Secretary General

Roman Kolodkin

Judge of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, Associate Member of the Institute of International Law (Institut de Droit International), Director of Public International Law Studies at the International and Comparative Law Research Center, Candidate of Juridical Sciences

Stefan Kroll

Prof. Dr., LL M. Honorary Professor, Bucerius Law School. Director, Willem C. Vis Arbitration Moot, Vienna. International arbitrator

Evgeniya Neverova

Ph.D., individual entrepreneur

Ekaterina Papchenkova

Expert of bankruptcy and corporate law

Vadim Plekhanov

Ph.D., LL.M.

Sergey Polukarov

PG student, Law faculty/Department of studies on public law, the Higher School of Economics

Sergey Punzhin

Ph.D.(Law), Principal Legal Secretary of the Court, Head of the Department of Legal Matters, International Court of Justice

Ilya Rachkov

LL.M., Ph.D. in Law, Adjunct Professor of the International Law Chair of MGIMO University, lawyer, member of the editorial board of the “International Justice” journal

Aniruddha Rajput

Member of the UN International Law Commission

Anton Serebryakov

Specialist on tax and legal practices, Ernst & Young

Vladislav Tolstykh

Ph.D., Head of International Law Department of the Novosibirsk State University, leading researcher of the Institute of Philosophy and Law of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Vladimir Tunkin

Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, the son of prominent Russian lawyer G. I. Tunkin

Donald Kaniaru

Representative of the International Council of Environmental Law (ICEL) in Nairobi, former Chairman of the Kenya’s National Environmental Tribunal, former Director of Environmental Implementation at UNEP, lawyer and diplomat

Donators Organizations

International Court of Justice

Library of the Law Faculty of St. Petersburg State University

Russian Arbitration Center