The Commonwealth Secretariat

IGO Publications Ready Reference Collection


The following titles may be available in various formats: online, print, CD-ROM, and microfiche. 

  • Links are provided to online resources.  In order to view many of these resources, you must have a copy of the Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format (PDF) viewer installed on your computer. You can download a free copy of the reader.
  • Online resources marked with the following symbol are restricted to Columbia affiliates:
  • The call numbers given refer to print editions, unless the words CD-ROM or Microfiche are appended following the location to indicate a different format.  For serials, only the most current edition is normally shelved in Reference; the older volumes are shelved in library stacks.  None of the titles circulate.
    For an increasing number of titles, no print versions are being produced; call numbers provided are for older editions only.

  • Microfiche with location "Lehman U.S. Government Documents" are shelved in the U.S. Government Documents microfiche cabinets, located in Lehman Library.

General Resources


  • The Commonwealth African Investment Almanac
    HC 800 .C656 1998g - Business
  • Commonwealth Country Profiles
    Frequency of publication: Annual
  • The Commonwealth Yearbook
    Frequency of publication: Annual
    JN 248 .Y41 - Butler
    JN 248 .Y41
    - Lehman
  • Report of the Commonwealth Secretary-General
    Frequency of publication: Biennial
    IIS 1225-S9 - Lehman U.S. Government Documents (Microfiche)