EP instruments, sources, and resources

The European Parliament, on the basis of the principle of transparency, provides citizens with access to a wide range of materials, documents, infographics, legal resources, studies, videos, and more to document and disseminate its work

7. European Parliamentary Research Service

European Parliamentary Research Service (EPRS)

It is the EP's internal research centre. It provides independent, objective analysis on specific questions, also available to the public for consultation. The service includes analysis and research carried out by request of the MEPs, as an answer to specific questions on EU topics, policy, and legislation. In addition to analysis and policy suggestions, the page contains summaries, tables, reports, and personal reports presented by MEPs on certain EU topics.

The EPRS also manages        

100 books                                           

Historical archive                                    

Citizens' requests for information

Access to documents                            

Transparency register