What’s New in HeinOnline: January Content Release

Content News, Content Release, HeinOnline Updates, What's New
Tara Kibler

January can sometimes feel long and dark, but don’t worry—brighter days are ahead! Each new day brings more daylight hours and more to find in HeinOnline. Sit back and relax while we shed some light on our newest content from the past month.


Updated databases: 56

New titles: 1,203

New volumes: 1,973

New pages added last month: 728,446

Total pages in HeinOnline: 181,030,002

Highlights of the Past Month

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    We Looked Back on 2019

    2019 turned out to be quite an eventful year around the world. As the global landscape changed and expanded, so did HeinOnline. In 2019 alone, HeinOnline had more than 15 million searches and nearly 1 billion hits! Check out an overview of HeinOnline’s activity in 2019.

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    HeinOnline Integrated with ORCID

    HeinOnline is pleased to announce that it has integrated with ORCID, a registry of unique identifiers for researchers and scholars. Registering for an ORCID iD is free and ensures that authors receive accurate attribution for their contributions to the legal field.

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    New Updates to World Constitution Illustrated

    Since October 2019, HeinOnline has updated 16 countries and added 110 new titles to the World Constitutions Illustrated database. Check out the full WCI content update for a list of updated countries.

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    More to Find in the U.S. Congressional Serial Set

    In the past month alone, nearly 400 volumes and more than 220,000 pages were added to the U.S. Congressional Serial Set. Investigate the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger disaster with our most recent Secrets of the Serial Set

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    How to Get Organized with HeinOnline in 2020

    Each new year presents an opportunity to reflect on your goals and commit to working toward them. HeinOnline is here to help better the new you throughout this new year! To begin, we’ve highlighted all the ways to stay organized with your research in 2020.

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    New Federal Legislative Histories

    17 new legislative histories were added to the U.S. Federal Legislative History Library. We would like to send a special thank you to Pepper Hamilton for contributing much of this material!

Major Database Updates

The Law Journal Library continues to grow with the addition of 10 new titles. Forty new titles were added to our most recent database, the U.S. Presidential Impeachment Library. An additional 40 titles were added to the History of International Law database, as well. The American Indian Law Collection was updated to include 11 new titles, while 23 were added to Religion and the Law. Our Reports of U.S. Presidential Commissions database was updated to include 15 new titles. World Constitutions Illustrated now includes 42 new titles, and the Legal Classics Library continues to grow with the addition of 120 titles.

Expand each collection below to see what has been updated, what’s new, and what is being featured this month.

More than 300 titles were updated and 10 new titles were added, including:

Cluj Tax Forum Journal
Published by Hamangiu Publishing House

The Cluj Tax Forum Journal seeks to be the natural continuation of the Cluj Tax Forum project. This peer-edited journal was born out of a desire to provide a proper framework for real, substantial debate on current issues in the fiscal field.

Current Research Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities
Vols. 1-2#1 (2018-2019)
Published by Enviro Research Publishers

Current Research Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities is an international, scholarly research journal that publishes original research after double-blind peer review. It is published twice a year in June and December by Enviro Research Publishers. CRJSSH publishes editorials, reviews, research articles, and short communications on different topics of social sciences. The journal is managed by a team of editors consisting of eminent researchers and academicians in the social science field.

Hawassa University Journal of Law (HUJL)
Vols. 1-2 (2017-2018)
Published by Hawassa University, College of Law and Governance, School of Law

Hawassa University Journal of Law (HUJL) aspires to foster legal scholarship through research and inquiry into contemporary legal problems and law-related issues. It also serves as a forum for academicians, researchers, law-makers, practitioners, and policy-makers to publish their original scientific research findings. The journal is intended for legal scholars, practitioners, government officials, and graduate and post-graduate law students. HUJL is an annual peer-reviewed journal that has published original and high-quality scholarly works since July 2017.

Iustinianus Primus Law Review
Vols. 1-10#1 (2010-2019)
Published by Faculty of Law Iustinianus Primus

Iustinianus Primus Law Review is an international, peer-edited scientific journal that tackles the most relevant and up-to-date legal topics, mainly focusing upon the Macedonian legal system’s perspective. Published biannually, the journal promotes original papers that are relevant and interesting to modern trends in law, journalism, and political studies.

KNUST Law Journal
Vols. 1-7 (2004-2017)
Published by KNUST Faculty of Law

Established in 2004, the KNUST Law Journal is an annual peer-edited publication of the Faculty of Law, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi. The purpose of the journal is to provide a regular and sustainable medium for law lecturers and researchers, lawyers, judges, and other experts in law and allied fields to publish their research findings and/or critical analyses of various legal issues. The journal, which was initially published only in print, became electronically accessible online as of November 2018.

Law, Culture and the Humanities
Full Text: Vols. 1-11 (2005-2015)
Indexed: Vols. 1-15#3 (2005-2019)
Published by Sage Publications

The mission of the journal is to publish high-quality peer-reviewed work at the intersection of scholarship on law, culture, and the humanities. A publishing vehicle for scholars engaged in interdisciplinary, humanistically-oriented legal scholarship, the journal encourages reflection on a broad range of text and media that will contribute to critical dialogue across fields. Issues such as interpretation, identities and values, authority, obligation, speech, justice, and power are considered by scholars in various legal, cultural, and humanities-related disciplines.

Russian Juridical Journal Electronic Supplement
Published by Urals State Law University

The mission of the electronic supplement to the Russian Juridical Journal is to provide researchers and other interested audiences with systematic practice-oriented, theoretical, and methodological information for analysis and solution of major legal problems. Seeking to provide extensive coverage of legal problems and a virtual framework for the discussion of critical legal issues, this international, peer-reviewed journal is an important and reliable source of current information on developments in the legal field.

Syracuse Journal of Science and Technology Law (JOST)
2000-2011; Vols. 26-34 (2000-2018)
Published by Syracuse University, College of Law

The Syracuse Journal of Science and Technology Law, formerly the Syracuse Science and Technology Law Reporter, is a student-run multidisciplinary online journal publishing scholarly work on a variety of legal issues in developing areas of science and technology law. Such areas include, but are not limited to, intellectual property, computers and communications, technology transfer, and biotechnology. JOST publishes both professional and student-written scholarly notes and book reviews on the basis of novelty, insight, and relevance. The journal strives to identify the newest forms of technology and science related to the law while providing students and professionals the opportunity to showcase their research and writing skills.

1 title was updated and 11 new titles were added, including:

Alaska Natives and the Land
1v. Anchorage, Alaska: Federal Field Committee for Development Planning in Alaska, 1968

American Indian in North Carolina
1v. Winston-Salem: John F. Blair, 1957 2nd ed.
Rights, Douglas L.

Analysis of Sources of Information on the Population of the Navaho
1v. Washington: U.S. G.P.O., 1966
Johnston, Denis Foster

Captains and Mariners of Early Maryland
1v. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1937
Semmes, Raphael

Cry of the Thunderbird: The American Indian’s Own Story
1v. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1950
Hamilton, Charles, Editor

Felix Reville Brunot, 1820-1898: A Civilian in the War for the Union, President of the First Board of Indian Commissioners
1v. New York: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1901
Slattery, Charles Lewis

Four new titles were added:

Local Prosecution of Environmental Crime
1v. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Justice, 1993
Hammett, Theodore M.; Epstein, Joel

New Directions from the Field: Victims’ Rights and Services for the 21st Century
1v. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Justice, 1998

Prosecutorial Response to Heavy Drug Caseloads: Comprehensive Problem-Reduction Strategies
1v. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Justice, 1993
Boland, Barbara; Healey, Kerry Murphy

Redefining the Career Criminal: Priority Prosecution of High-Rate Dangerous Offenders
1v. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Justice, 1990
Chaiken, Marcia; Chaiken, Jan

Sixteen new titles were added, including:

American-Russian Rivalry in the Far East
1v. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1946
Zabriskie, Edward H.

First Rapprochement: England and the United States, 1795-1805
1v. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1955
Perkins, Bradford

History of Sino-Russian Relations
1v. Washington, D.C.: Public Affairs Press, 1957
Cheng, Tien-fong

My Mission to Spain: Watching the Rehearsal for World War II
1v. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1954
Bowers, Claude G.

Forty new titles were added, including:

Discourses on War
1v. Boston: Ginn & Company, 1903
Channing, William Ellery

One title was updated and 2 new titles were added, including:

Founders of the Republic on Immigration, Naturalization and Aliens
1v. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1928
Kelley, Ogden A.; et al.

120 new titles were added, including:

Age of Power
1v. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1957
Friedrich, Carl J.; Blitzer, Charles

American Revolution in New York: Its Political, Social and Economic Significance
1v. Albany: The University of the State of New York, 1926

Anatomy of Terror: Khrushchev’s Revelations about Stalin’s Regime
1v. Washington, D.C.: Public Affairs Press, 1956
Khrushchev, Nikita S.

Challenge to American Youth
1v. Philadelphia: Macrae Smith Company, 1963
Angeles, Philip, Editor

Etablissements de Saint Louis: Accompagnes des Textes Primitifs et de Textes Derives, Avec une Introduction et des Notes
4v. Paris: Librairie Renouard, 1881-1886
Viollet, Paul

Famous Speeches in American History
1v. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1963
Capp, Glenn R.

History of the Reformation of the Sixteenth Century
5v. New York: American Tract Society, 1849-1853
Merle d’Aubigne, J. H.; White, H., Translator

History of the Western Boundary of the Louisiana Purchase, 1819-1841
1v. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1914
Marshall, Thomas Maitland

Louisiana Hayride: The American Rehearsal for Dictatorship, 1928-1940
1v. New York: William Morrow & Company, 1941
Kane, Harnett T.

National Communism and Soviet Strategy
1v. Washington, D.C.: Public Affairs Press, 1957
Tomasic, D. A.

New Abridgment of the Law
10v. Philadelphia: T. & J. W. Johnson & Co., 1860-1876
Bacon, Matthew; et al.

New Horizons for American Labor
1v. Washington, D.C.: Public Affairs Press, 1962
Beirne, Joseph A.

On the Nature of History: Essays about History and Dissidence
1v. Ann Arbor: J. W. Edwards, 1954
Malin, James C.

Origins of Totalitarianism
1v. New York: Meridian Book, Inc., 1958 2nd ed., enl.
Arendt, Hannah

Our Public Life
1v. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1959
Weiss, Paul

Philosophy of Right; the Philosophy of History
1v. Chicago: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., 1952
Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich; Knox, T. M., Translator

Unwritten Law In Albania
1v. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1954
Hasluck, Margaret

West Florida Controversy, 1798-1813: A Study in American Diplomacy
1v. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1918
Cox, Isaac Joslin

Two titles were updated and 11 new titles were added, including:

Laws of New-York, from the Year 1691, to 1773 Inclusive
2v. in 1, New York: Printed by Hugh Gaine, 1774
Van Schaack, Peter

Twenty-three new titles were added, including:

First Council of the Vatican: The American Experience
1v. New York: Herder and Herder, 1963
Hennesey, James

Guide to the Study of the Christian Religion
1v. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1916
Faunce, William Herbert Perry; et al.

History of the Popes: Their Church and State
3v. New York: Frederick Ungar Publishing Co., 1966
Ranke, Leopold von

Journal of a Southern Pastor
1v. Chicago, IL: Fides Publishers Association, 1957
Gremillion, J. B.

Materials toward a History of Witchcraft
3v. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1957
Lea, Henry Charles; Howland, Arthur C., Editor

Origins and History of Religions
1v. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1949
Murphy, John

One title was updated. One new title was added:

Decisions of the Court of Session
16v. Edinburgh: J. Anderson and Co., 1826-1841

Six new titles were added, including:

Slaveholding in North Carolina: An Economic View
1v. New York: Negro University Press, 1969
Taylor, Rosser Howard

Union and Anti-Slavery Speeches Delivered during the Rebellion
1v. Cincinnati: Applegate & Co., 1864
Drake, Charles D.

Eighteen new titles were added, including:

Bibliography of Negro Migration
1v. New York: Columbia University Press, 1934
Ross, Frank Alexander; Kennedy, Louise Venable

Dictionary of United States Military Terms
1v. Washington, D.C.: Public Affairs Press, 1963

Lineage, Life and Labors of Jose Rizal, Philippine Patriot: A Study of the Growth of Free Ideas in the Trans-Pacific American Territory
1v. Manila: Philippine Education Company, 1913
Craig, Austin

Locating the Law: A Handbook for Non-Law Librarians
1v. Los Angeles: Southern California Association of Law Libraries, 1984
Young, Nancy J., Editor

Locating the Law: A Handbook for Non-Law Librarians
1v. Los Angeles: Southern California Association of Law Libraries, 1989 2nd ed.
Castetter, Karla, Editor

Locating the Law: A Handbook for Non-Law Librarians
1v. Los Angeles: Southern California Association of Law Libraries, 1995 3rd ed.
Henexson, Fay, Editor

Official Publications of the Colony and State of North Carolina, 1749-1939
1v. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1954
Thornton, Mary Lindsay, Compiler

Four titles were updated and 13 new titles were added, including:

Changing Pattern of International Economic Affairs
1v. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1940
Feis, Herbert

Economics of Employment and Unemployment
1v. Washington, D.C.: Public Affairs Press, 1955
Casselman, Paul Hubert

Legal Problems in International Trade and Investment
1v. Dobbs Ferry, NY: Oceana Publications, Inc., 1962
Rostow, Eugene V.; Shaw, Crawford, Editor

Silver Situation in the United States
1v. New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1896 2nd ed., rev. and enl.
Taussig, F. W.

There was a large update to the U.S. Congressional Documents database. See below for a breakdown.

  • 452 congressional hearings, including:

Antiriot Bill – 1967: Hearings before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninetieth Congress, First Session, on H.R. 421 to Amend Title 18 of the United States Code to Prohibit Travel or Use of Any Facility
Washington, U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1967-

  • 192 new Congressional Research Service (CRS) reports
  • 60 new committee prints
  • Three updated and 24 new congressional documents


Two titles were updated and six new titles were added, including:

International Trade: Goods, People, and Ideas
1v. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1958
Gordon, Wendell C.

Network of World Trade: A Companion Volume to Europe’s Trade
1v. Geneva: League of Nations, 1942

Two titles were updated and seven new titles were added, including:

Behind the President: A Study of Executive Office Agencies
1v. Washington, D.C.: Public Affairs Press, 1954
Hobbs, Edward H.

Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln
1v. New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1916
Rankin, Henry B.

Seven new titles were added, including:

From Pinafores to Politics
1v. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1923
Harriman, Florence Jaffray

Women Leaders
1v. New York: Association Press, 1946
Lotz, Philip Henry, Editor

42 new titles were added, including:

American Policy toward Palestine
1v. Washington, D.C.: Public Affairs Press, 1944
Friedrich, Carl J.

Bismarck and the Development of Germany: The Period of Unification, 1815-1871
1v. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1963
Pflanze, Otto

Egypt’s Role in World Affairs
1v. Washington, D.C.: Public Affairs Press, 1957
Lengyel, Emil

European Commonwealth: Problems Historical and Diplomatic
1v. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1918
Marriott, J. A. R.

History of Antioch in Syria: From Seleucus to the Arab Conquest
1v. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1961
Downey, Glanville

History of the Conquest of Peru
1v. New York: Heritage Press, 1957
Prescott, William H.

Modern India and the West: A Study of the Interaction of Their Civilizations
1v. New York: Oxford University Press, 1941
O’Malley, L. S. S.

Moslem Nationalism in India and Pakistan
1v. Washington, D.C.: Public Affairs Press, 1963
Malik, Hafeez

Native Administration in the British African Territories
5v. London: His Majesty’s Stationery Office, 1950-1953
Hailey, William Malcolm

Parliament in India
1v. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1957 1st American ed.
Morris-Jones, W. H.

Political Change in Morocco
1v. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1961
Ashford, Douglas E.

Secession Conventions of the South
1v. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1962
Wooster, Ralph A.

Transfer of Power in India
1v. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1957
Menon, V. P.

Ukrainian Revolution, 1917-1920; a Study in Nationalism
1v. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1952
Reshetar, John S., Jr.

For a comprehensive list of what’s been added since October 2019, refer to this blog post.

But wait, there’s more! Access the comprehensive list of all new material added and updated in the January Content Release.

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