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Southeast Asian Legal Research Guide: Books and journals

Finding Journal Articles on Indonesian Law

Articles on Indonesian law may appear in many journals, not only Indonesian or Asian law journals, and not only law journals. To find articles on your legal topic, irrespective of the journal in which they appear, see the Finding Journal Articles on South East Asian Law box on the Books & Journals page of this Guide. It will show you the best databases to use to find journal articles.

Individual Journals and Newspapers

Indonesia Law Review (ILREV) (open access - vol 1 (2011) to current) is an initiative of Djokosoetono Research Center (DRC) Faculty of Law University of Indonesia. It aims primarily to facilitate scholarly and professional discussions over current developments on legal issues in Indonesia.

Indonesian Journal of International Law (UniMelb access - vol 1 (2003) to current) is published by the Center for International Law Studies Faculty of Law University of Indonesia to serve the development of international law particularly in Indonesia.

Indonesia (open access) is a semi-annual journal devoted to the timely study of Indonesia's culture, history, government, economy, and society. It features original scholarly articles, interviews, translations, and book reviews. Older volumes are free but latest ones are subscription only.

International Journal of Indonesian Studies (open access) is an inter-disciplinary journal dedicated to the publication and promotion of early career researchers from Indonesia whose work focuses on Indonesian issues and subjects/topics.

The Jakarta Post is the largest English-language newspaper in Indonesia. It is available through Westlaw. Enter the title in the main search screen as shown below.