The GIGA IZ publishes short bibliographies on current issues and countries:
as part of the dok-line series
on GIGA Forum events
in the journal Law and Politics in Africa, Asia and Latin America (in German, Verfassung und Recht in Übersee)
The bibliographies contain 30 to 100 titles from the database of the German Information Network International Relations and Area Studies (FIV) and consist mainly of journal articles, books, and online literature. The FIV is a confederation of 10 independent German research institutes.
All titles of the selected bibliographies are provided with keywords and often with abstracts. Each title’s location in German libraries or Internet address is specified.