Holiday Closing Starting Monday, May 25, 2015

The Hein Company will be closed Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day. Please note: HeinOnline Phone and Live Chat Support will be unavailable. Email will be monitored. We hope you have a great holiday. We will be back in the office Tuesday, May 26. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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NOW AVAILABLE: RELIGION & THE LAW

We are pleased to announce our newest library, Religion & the Law, is NOW available. With more than 600,000 pages and 1,200 titles consisting of books, periodicals, and bibliographies that relate to religion and the law, this library is essential for anyone who is researching the development, history, organization, and fundamental principles of world religion.  This collection features works on: Canon Law History of the Church & State Religion & Freedom Jewish Law Reformation Period Early Constitutions of the Church Religion & Politics The Bible…

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HEINONLINE WORLD CONSTITUTIONS: APRIL UPDATE

Last year we began posting monthly updates to our World Constitutions Illustrated Library here, on our blog. We have continued to send quarterly e-mail updates regarding new documents, new titles, and new linking in the World’s Constitutions Illustrated library. Not signed up for e-mails? Click Here» With the April release, 83 new documents and 19 new titles have been added to World Constitutions Illustrated; see below for details.   Albania Two documents have been added: The current/latest consolidation from the Parliament in Albanian. This we have had previously, but…

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Happy 15th Birthday, HeinOnline!

It's difficult to believe that HeinOnline has been serving the electronic needs of the law library community since May 8, 2000. We would like to take this opportunity to celebrate HeinOnline's birthday and to thank our loyal and fantastic customers for their unwavering support and assistance in making HeinOnline the legal research powerhouse that it is today! In the year 2000, the average cost of a gallon of gas in the United States was about $1.50. Mad Cow Disease was causing alarm in Europe because…

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Coming Soon to HeinOnline: Religion & the Law

The Ideology, Fundamentals, and Power of World Religions We are pleased to introduce a a new library coming soon to HeinOnline: Religion & the Law. Consisting of more than 1,200 titles and 600,000 pages, this library provides books, periodicals, and bibliographies that relate to religion and the law. Explore the development, history, organization, and fundamental principles of world religion. This collection also includes an assortment of canon law, early constitutions of the church, and rare historical bibles. As we continue to add new material this…

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New Searching Enhancements in HeinOnline!

Search Specific Titles within Subcollections Searching in HeinOnline has been enhanced with the addition of subcollection individual title searchability. For example, in the U.S. Congressional Documents collection's Advanced Search tool, highlight Congressional Record. Previously, only the subcollection (a/k/a document type) could be searched. Now, select one or more titles from within a subcollection to narrow the scope of your search: This enhancement, universally available across all collections in HeinOnline, makes it easy to drill into only the titles you select in order to produce the…

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Author Profile Citation Notifications Now Available!

We have added a new e-mail alert option to our author profile pages! In addition to setting up a notification for when new material by a certain author is added to HeinOnline, users can now be advised when that author's existing works are cited by new articles. Simply click an author's name from search results, and click Set up e-mail alerts from the author's profile: Select one or both boxes to receive the corresponding e-mail alert(s). If an author's existing articles are cited by new…

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Research What’s In the News with HeinOnline: Officer Involved Shootings

Darren Wilson and Michael Brown became household names in 2014 when Officer Wilson shot and killed Brown, who was unarmed, during an altercation that occurred in Ferguson, Missouri. The shooting sparked much controversy and debate about what constitutes justifiable use of force by police. According to Mother Jones, no agency or database tracks the number of police shootings or killings of unarmed persons in a systematic, comprehensive way. This Washington Post article notes that the Justice Department allows the nation's law enforcement agencies to "self-report…

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ABA Law Library Collection Periodicals: Current and in Color!

Earlier this year, we introduced the ABA Law Library Collection Periodicals (formerly known as the ABA Package Plan) to HeinOnline. This new collection digitizes both the archives and current material contained in this package, making these titles available electronically exclusively in HeinOnline. In addition to the titles found in the former ABA Package Plan, the ABA Law Library Collection Periodicals includes 44 titles that were previously unavailable to non-members of specific American Bar Association sections; these new titles are available as full color PDFs! Each…

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HEINONLINE WORLD CONSTITUTIONS ILLUSTRATED: MARCH UPDATE

Last year we began posting monthly updates to our World Constitutions Illustrated Library on our Hein Blog. You can view those posts here. We will now post these updates here, on our HeinOnline Blog. We have continued to send quarterly e-mail updates regarding new documents, new titles, and new linking in the World’s Constitutions Illustrated library. Not signed up for e-mails? Click Here» With the March release**, 54 new documents, including numerous recent releases and 32 new titles have been added to World Constitutions Illustrated; see below…

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