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Training and Resources



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Do export controls apply
to your research?
Use our Decision Tree.


Access CITI Training for Export Compliance at Learn @ Northwestern.

Instructions to link your existing CITI account.

Modules include:

  • Basic Overview of Export Compliance at Universities
  • Purchasing
  • Sanctions Programs
  • International Shipping
  • Biosafety

Federal Agencies which Oversee the Control of Exports

Additional Resources

Researchers throughout the US are challenged by export control regulations. While many organizations provide information on the topic, we highlight below some of the the most informative.

Introduction to Commerce Department’s Export Controls
– Bureau of Industry and Security / U.S. Department of Commerce

COGR Export Control Resources
– Council on Governmental Relations