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Announcements

Williams Institute Subcollection Added to LGBTQ+ Rights

We have added a brand-new subcollection of content from the Williams Institute to the LGBTQ+ Rights database, part of HeinOnline’s perpetually free Social Justice Suite. Users can access titles from UCLA School of Law’s Williams Institute.

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Content Updates

What’s New in HeinOnline: January 2023 Content Release

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and what better way to show your love for knowledge than by diving into a new content release? So skip the traditional Valentine’s Day gifts and treat yo self to the gift of knowledge this month.

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Content Updates

New Journals Added to HeinOnline: January 2023

With the January content release, we added 12 new journals, all of which are active serials that cover subjects such as Human Rights Law, Gender and the Law, International Law, and more. Keep reading to learn about our latest additions!

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Searching

Tip of the Week: How to Use the Image Toolbar

HeinOnline’s image toolbar allows users to perform a variety of functions inside any HeinOnline document. Within the image toolbar, users can print or download a document, search across the text, find similar articles, and much more.

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Secrets of the Serial Set

Secrets of the Serial Set: The Sinking of the U.S.S. Maine

We all know the story of the famous sinking of the Titanic, but it was the sinking of a different ship, the U.S.S. Maine, that helped to spur an all-out war between two nations: the United States and Spain.

Pop Culture

Ticket to Buy: The Ticketmaster Controversies

Fallout from Ticketmaster’s disastrous handling of Taylor Swift’s latest tour was…swift. But this isn’t the first time Ticketmaster has found itself in regulatory hot water.

Secrets

of the Serial Set

A HISTORICAL BLOG SERIES

The Clinton-Lewinsky Scandal. The Manhattan Project. The Louisiana Purchase.

In addition to writing about the above topics and more, HeinOnline’s authors are dedicated to illuminating the most essential research resources for their readers.

The Serial Set is a must-have publication for any historical researcher. With more than two centuries of documents spanning more than 17,000 volumes, no other publication so beautifully reflects the maturation of the United States. To demonstrate the value of the Serial Set, we’ve created a blog series dedicated to revealing the historical secrets hidden throughout the immense publication.

Each month, join HeinOnline as we explore notable events in U.S. history using the primary sources themselves.

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