These are the historical records of the European Coal and Steel Community.
Microform Holdings: 1983-2002.
These are usually proposals for legislation, but they can also be discussion papers or other documents of interest. They are sequentially numbered each year. "Final" after the Com Doc number indicates that it was the version that was formally adopted by the Commission.
Official Journal of the European Communities
Holdings: Special Edition 1952-1972
Special Edition Second Series
Part C holdings: 1973-1999. These contain communications, notices, reports etc, from the European institutions and the proceedings of the European Parliament.
Part L holdings 1973-1999. These contain the texts of all secondary legislation passed by the E.U.
holdings 11 Dec. 1972 - 10 mar. 1997
These are reports from the various committees of the European Parliament.
holdings: A2. 1985-1989
Economic and Social Committee.
Documents on British policy overseas. Series II vol. 1. The Schuman Plan, the Council of Europe and western European integration May 1950 - December 1952.
The documents reveal the difficulties of the British Government in its policy towards western European Integration. The collection begins with the response towards the Schuman plan initiated by the French Government and ends with the assembly of the European Coal and Steel Community.
Foreign Office files for post-war Europe Series 1 The Schuman Plan and the European Coal and Steel Community. (Public Record Office Class F.O. 371.
The documents contained on these microfilm are a British perspective of the major issues on the creation of the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC) in April 1951. They cover the period up to the establishment of the European Economic Community with the signing of the Rome Treaty in 1957.
Holdings: Part 1. 1950-1953
Part 2. 1954-1955
Part 3. 1956-1957
These microfiche contain material from pressure groups, politicians and other interested parties on British union with Europe. The collection contains microfiche for the years 1945-1972 and then yearly updates from 1973 to 1980. Britain applied to join the Union in 1961 but was not admitted until 1 January 1973. In 1975 a referendum confirmed Britain's membership. On the 23rd of June, 2016, Britons voted to leave the EU. It begs the question how closely do the arguments of the Brexiteers match the arguments of those opposed to joining with Europe in the first place?
Microfiche at : Baill MIC/f 3802
Guides at: Baill MIC 016.3829142 HENN (for 1945-1972)
Baill MIC 016.3829142 EVER (for 1975 update)
Baill MIC 016.3829142 DYMO (for 1978 update)
Baill MIC 016.3829142 HARR (for 1980 update)
Microfiche of library catalogue cards from the Institute for Soviet and East European Studies, University of Amsterdam. The guide is subtitled A bibliography of articles from the Soviet and western press. Note: This is primarily a bibliography concerning the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe. However, foreign policy and relations with western Europe and European unity are included. The microfiche is a bibliography of articles only.
Microfiche at: Bail MIC/f 4946
Guide at: Baill MIC 016.947085 SOVI