biblioteca2Welcome to the official blog of the Foreign, Comparative, and International Law Special Interest Section (FCIL-SIS) of the American Association of Law Libraries. The FCIL-SIS serves as a forum for the exchange of ideas and information on foreign, comparative and international law and legal research. This blog is intended to be a fun and educational resource for FCIL-SIS members, other law librarians, and anyone interested in foreign, comparative, and international law or law librarianship.

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The mission of DipLawMatic Dialogues is to provide FCIL-SIS members timely and useful information through an official, yet informal, medium about the SIS, including the activities of our members, committees, and Executive Board.

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