Herman Luchterhand Verlag (Editor), Neuwied am Rhein, Berlin, Germany,  Archiv Fur Rechts - Und Sozialphilosophie . ARSP, "Dialectics and Law" by Michael D. Kirby, Sydney, 1963 Beiheft Nr. 39, Neue Folge Nr.2.

M.D. Kirby, Industrial Index to Australian Labour Law, CCH Australia, Sydney, 1986 edition.  ISBN 0 86903 799 4 (Hbk). 

Robyn Williams (Editor), Science Show II, Chapter 12, Michael Kirby, "Hypnotism and the Law: Franquin, Are You Listening?" (Thomas Nelson Australia, 1986), 121-126. ISBN 0 17 006831 5.

M.D. Kirby, Reform the Law, Oxford University Press, Melbourne (1983), ISBN 0 19 554396 3 (Pbk) (284 pages plus foreword by Lord Scarman)

M.D. Kirby, The Judges, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (1983), ABC, Sydney, ISBN 0 642 97551 5 (Pbk).  85 pages (the author’s Boyer Lectures 1983 for ABC Radio).

Bruce Mansfield and Mark Hutchinson, Liberality of Opportunity: History of Macquarie University 1964-1989, Foreword, Hale & Iremonger Pty Ltd (1992) 11-13, ISBN 0868064742. 

Michael Kirby, Through the World’s Eye, Federation Press, 2000, Sydney; ISBN 1 86287 347 N (Selected Essays).  229 pages plus forewords by Lord Cooke of Thorndon and Geoffrey Robertson QC. 

Janusz Symonides (Editor), Human Rights: International Protection, Monitoring, Enforcement, "Indicators for the Implementation of Human Rights, Michael Kirby" (UNESCO Publishing, 2003) 325-346, ISBN 92 3 103882 4.

M.D. Kirby, Judicial Activism (Hamlyn Lectures, 2003) Sweet & Maxwell, London, 2004.

Tony Blackshield, Michael Coper and George Williams (Eds), The Oxford Companion to the High Court of Australia (Oxford University Press), Melbourne, Oxford, New York, 2001.  Entry on Michael Donald Kirby at pp.394-396.

See also Ian Freckelton and Hugh Selby, (Eds.) Appealing to the Future:  Michael Kirby and his Legacy, edited by Ian Freckelton SC and Hugh Selby, Lawbook Co., 2009, Sydney (published by Thomson Reuters (Professional) Australia)); ISBN 9780 455226699 (Hbk)/82 (pbk), 995 pages with preamble by Hugh Selby and foreword by Geoffrey Robertson.  (Book of essays on the judicial and other decisions and writings of the Hon. Michael Kirby).

Stuart Barton Babbage AM,  Memoirs of a Loose Canon, Foreword by Michael Kirby, (Acorn Press 2004) p. v-vii.

Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli, When Our Children Come Out, Foreword  (Finch Publishing Sydney, 2005), ISBN 9781876 451448.   

Sally Cameron & John Rule (eds) The Criminalisation of HIV Transmission in Australia: Legality, Morality and Reality (2009), Sydney, Foreword by Michael Kirby  pp. 15-17.  ISBN 978-0-646-52177-0 (Pbk).

A.J. Brown, Michael Kirby- Paradoxes/Principles (Federation Press, Sydney, 2011).

M.D. Kirby, A Private Life:  Fragments, Memories, Friends (Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2011).

M.D. Kirby, "Towards Growing Links between the Supreme Court of India and the High Court of Australia", in M.G.K. Menon (Ed.) Golden Jubilee Lectures, Asian Educational Services, New Delhi, 2014 at 39-54.

The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre: University of South Australia, "2007: The Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG: Consensus and dissent in Australia", 2013, pp. 100-101.   

Azadeh Khalilzadeh, "A perpetual call to the pursuit of justice: Why the Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG is Australia's leading legal icon", Workplace Review, (2013) 4, WR pp. 108-111 and Editorial, (2013) 4, WR p. 91.

Peter Robinson, Gay Men's Relationships Across the Life Course, Foreword, pp. ix-xiii, ISBN978-0-230-24412-2. 

Rob Walls, "Portraits 1964-2014"  Justice Michael Kirby , Supreme Court 1988, p.20.

Mark Findlay, Stephen Odgers, Stanley Yeo, Australian Criminal Justice, Fifth Edition (Oxford University Press, 2014), Foreword, The Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG, pp. v-x, ISBN 978-0-12-552115-3.

Diana Wyndham, Norman Haire and the study of sex, Sydney University Press 2012, Foreword, The Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG, pp.9-13, ISBN 978-1-74332-006-8.

Mark Robinson SC (ed), Judicial Review: the Laws of Australia (Thomson Reuters (Professional) Australia, 2014), Foreword by The Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG, pp. vii-x, ISBN 978-0-455-23411-3.  

Ben White, Fiona McDonald, Lindy Willmott, Health Law in Australia, Second Edition, (Thomson Reuters (Professional) Australia, 2014) Foreword by the Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG, pp. vii-ix. 

Elisa Rolle, Days of Love: Celebrating LGBT History One Story at a Time, "Michael Kirby & Johan van Vloten", 2014,  p.570, ISBN 1500563323.  

Michael Fullilove (Ed.), Men and Women of Australia! Our Greatest Modern Speeches, Penguin Group (Australia), 2014, 255-258, ISBN 978-0-670-07573-7. 

Meredith Bergmann (Ed.), Dirty Secrets Our ASIO Files , NewSouth Publishing, University of New South Wales Press Ltd (2014) ISBN 978-1-742-23140-2 (pbk). 

Malcolm Cope (Ed.),  Interpreting Principles of Equity, "Chapter 9, Equity's Australian Isolationism", The Federation Press (2014) ISBN 978-86287-958-4 (hbk). 

 Charles Sampford and Ramesh Thakur, Institutional Supports for the International Rule of Law, "UN Special Procedures for Defending Universal Human Rights" (Routledge) 2015, Chapter 1, pp. 11-29, ISBN 978-0-415-85736-9 (hbk), ISBN 978-1-315-75889-3 (ebk).

 Justice Michael D. Kirby AC CMG, Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity - A New Province of Law for India: Tagore Law Lectures, Universal Law Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi, India (2015), ISBN 978-93-5035-524-4.

Malcolm Beazley and Judith Pugh, Friends of Old Parliament House Rose Gardens, There's Something About a Rose, Poem by Michael and David Kirby, "To A Rose", p.34, ISBN 978 0 646542096 (pbk).

Hossein Esmaeili, Gus Worby and Simone Tur (Editors), Indigenous Australians, Social Justice and Legal Reform: Honouring Elliott Johnston, "Elliott Johnston, Social Values and Justice", Michael Kirby (Federation Press, 2016) 252-264, ISBN 9781760020613. 

George Douvelos (Ed.), Anthony Roy GubbayA Judicial Life, "Just, Bold, Creative - The Judical Life of Tony Gubbay (Encounters with the Zimbabwean Judiciary)", The Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG, (Wildy, Simmons & Hill Publishing, 2017), pp 18 - 28.


Alannah & Madeline Foundation, Letters of Love: Words from the Heart Penned by Prominent Australian, "Michael Kirby",  (Affirm Press, 2017) pp 183-185.

H P Lee (second edition), Constitutional Conflicts in Contemporary Malaysia, Oxford University Press (2017) Foreword vii-x ISBN9780198755999.

Leif Gamertsfelder, Governance and Conduct Obligations in Financial Services, Foreword, LexisNexis Butterworths (2017) v-viii ISBN9780409343489. 

Ben White, Fiona McDonald, Lindy Willmott, Health Law in Australia, Foreword, Lawbook Co. (2018), v-vii ISBN978-0-455238753.

Mark Trowell QC, Anwar Returns: The Final Twist The Prosecution and Release of Anwar Ibrahim, Foreword the Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG, Times Publishing Group, 2018, 9-15.

High Five to the Boys: A celebration of Ace Australian Men, Penguin Random House Australia (2018), "High Five to Michael Kirby For Fighting the Good Fight" pp. 142-145 ISBN 978-0-14379-178-2

Jessica Milner Davis and Sharyn roach Anleu (eds) Judges, Judging and Humour, Foreword Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG, Palgrave Macmillan (2018) pp v-xi, ISBN 978 3 319 76737 6.

Livingston & Miyako Armytage, Unseen Faces, Unheard Voices: Portraits of Injustice, Foreword by The Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG, IBC Publishing (2018), 6, ISBN978 4 7946 0544 3.

Thomas Lyngby (ed), Ralph Heimans Portraits, "Subject and Master: The Honourable Michael Kirby AC CMG" Museum of National History at Frederiksborg 25 May - 2 September 2018, The Museum of National History, 2018, 113-117, ISBN 978 8 793049 22 2.

Rupert Wilson (Editor), WWL Australia (Who's Who Legal), (Law Business Research Ltd, 2018), 13.  ISSN 2515-0901.  

A.M. Herzberg (Editor), Statistics, Science and Public Policy: XXI. Environment, Education and the Global Economy, Chapter 23, "The Queen, 2016", 129-135; Chapter 31, "Summing Up, 2016", 171-186, ISBN9781553395492.

Nikki Marczak & Kirril Shields, Genocide Perspectives V: A Global Crime, Australian Voice, "North Korea: Genocide or Not?" 155-168, ISBN 978 0994503985.

James Stellios (Editor), Encounters with Constitutional Interpretation and Legal Education: Essays in Honour of Michael Coper, Chapter 4, New Ways Forward, The Hon. Michael Kirby (Federation Press, 2018), 78-88.  ISBN 978 176002 162 7 (hbk).

Susan Bartie, Free Hands and Minds: Pioneering Australian Legal Scholars, Foreword, (Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2019) vii-x, ISBN 978 1 50992 261 1.

Matty Silver, Sex Down Under, Foreword,  (New Holland, 2019) 5-7, ISBN 978 1 76079 128 5.

Tea Uglow, Loud & Pourd: LGBTQ+ Speeches that Empower and Inspire, (White Lion Publishing, London, 2020), 82-83, ISBN 978 1 78131 922 2.