HeinOnline's Tip of the Week: How to Search Across a Series of TIAS Agreements in the United States Treaties Set

Tips and Tricks, Treaties and Agreements Library
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Are you looking for agreements concerning the United States contribution to Bolivia’s Cooperative Education initiatives across a series of specific TIAS agreements? In HeinOnline’s Treaties & Agreements library, you can conduct a search that allows you to look across a range of TIAS agreements by building a range query using the TIAS numbers.

As we do with most search examples, we will first take a look at the table of contents of a volume within the U.S. Treaties set. In doing this, we will open Volume 2, Part 1 (1951). You’ll notice that the description, which appears in Italics is the TIAS number, for example TIAS 2181. Understanding this will allow us to search across a range of TIAS numbers using the description field…

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HeinOnline's Tip of the Week: How to Find a Treaty That Was Signed on a Specific Date

Tips and Tricks, Treaties and Agreements Library
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Are you looking for a treaty that was signed on a specific date, or was entered into force on a certain date?  In the Treaties & Agreements Library, the Treaty Metadata Search allows you to search across a number of metadata fields including treaty numbers, KAV numbers, parties, countries and even specific dates. When searching by date, you must use the YYYY-MM-DD format when inserting the syntax into the search box. Let’s take a look at an example.

We want to find a treaty regarding fisheries that was signed by the United States and Canada on March 18, 1985. To find this treaty, open the Treaties & Agreements Library. From the search tab or browse options, click on the Treaty Search Tool…

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HeinOnline's Tip of the Week: How to Find a Treaty

Tips and Tricks, Treaties and Agreements Library
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If you have a treaty number, use the Treaty Search Tool in the Treaties & Agreements Library in HeinOnline to quickly locate a treaty and a summary of the key treaty information. A Treaty Metadata Search allows you to search for up to 3 terms across a number of specific fields including but not limited to: the Treaty Number, Treaty Description, State Department Number, Senate Treaty Number, Effective Date or In Force Dates. When conducting a search using the Treaty Search Tool, your results will include a link to a summary of the treaty. The summary displays key information about the treaty such as the TIF subject, Parties, Treaties that amend the Treaty and related treaties, to name a few.…

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