What’s New in HeinOnline: May Content Release

Content News, Content Release, HeinOnline Updates, What's New
Lauren Mattiuzzo

May marked a major milestone in our history as HeinOnline officially turned 20! We’ve been busy celebrating our birthday, in quarantine of course, but that hasn’t kept us from preparing new and historical content to bring directly to your home, office, or wherever you may be social distancing. Let’s take a look at what new material is now discoverable with our latest content release.


Updated databases: 61

New titles: 2,719

New volumes: 3,578

New pages added last month: 915,483

Total pages in HeinOnline: 184,560,580

Highlights of the Past Month

  • The year 2020 marks two major anniversaries for the Hein Company—100 years of William S. Hein & Co., Inc. and 20 years of HeinOnline! We celebrated by reflecting on the growth of the Hein Company and HeinOnline.
  • A companion piece to the second edition, this new print and online resource presents as extensive as possible a list of those casebooks intended for use in law schools and published in the United States from their inception in 1871. The incorporation of 4,000 new entries since the first edition makes this resource the only comprehensive casebook index in both print and digital format.
  • Twitter has been abuzz ever since the American Association of Law Libraries weekday KnowItAALL newsletter released our webpage dedicated to showcasing ScholarRank’s Top 250 Authors in HeinOnline. Get the 411 on ScholarRank here.
  • Kevin Marmion was hired as a temporary warehouse worker back in 1970. Today, he stands proudly at the CEO. Take a look back at Kevin Marmion’s 50 year rise to the top as his daughter highlights what he considers to be his biggest accomplishments throughout the years.
  • We recently announced that individual authors and authorized librarians now have the option to edit their author profile pages. Users can now add their Google Scholar and SSRN profile links to their Author Profile page via their Author Profile admin portal.
  • We are thrilled to announce that Business and Legal Aspects of Sports and Entertainment database is the recipient of the 2020 Joseph L. Andrews Award. This news comes shortly after AALL amended its requirement to allow the submission of online products.
  • In the past month alone, more than 300 volumes and 265,000 pages were added to the Serial Set. We continue our Secrets of the Serial Set series with an exploration of the Intelligence Community’s successful operation to kill Osama bin Laden, the world-renowned terrorist responsible for the September 11 attacks on the United States.

Major Database Updates

We’ve added a ton of content to some of our most popular HeinOnline databases! Check out the most substantial additions this month:

  • The Law Journal Library continues to grow with the addition of 11 new journals.
  • The U.S. Congressional Documents database now includes 351 new hearings and 307 new CRS reports.
  • More than 300 volumes and 265,000 pages were added to the U.S. Congressional Serial Set.
  • Nearly 150 bibliographic entries were added to 12 public laws in Sources of Compiled Legislative Histories.
  • 125 titles were added to GAO Reports and Comptroller General Decisions.
  • Legal Classics Library was updated to include 50 new titles.
  • An additional 40 titles were added to Reports of U.S. Presidential Commissions and Other Advisory Bodies.
  • 24 new titles were added to Congress and the Courts.
  • Finally, the session laws for Vermont and Virginia have been indexed back to inception!

That’s not all! Expand each collection below to discover additional updates, along with our favorite titles from each addition.

291 titles were updated, and 11 new journals were added, including:

2000-2017 All Published

Published by LexisNexis

Education Law Journal provides an up-to-date, authoritative source of information on all the latest developments in education law. Written by Great Britain’s leading education lawyers, judges and academics, it keeps busy practitioners, local authorities, tribunal judges and academics reliably informed. Each issue contains articles and case reports on the issues that matter, including special educational needs, school admissions, exclusion, dispute resolution, and much more. This peer-edited journal also includes summaries of, and expert commentary on, the latest Local Government Ombudsman reports and Statutory Instruments affecting education law.

2011-2017 All Published

Published by LexisNexis

Dealing with legal issues affecting older clients, their families, and carers, each issue of Elder Law Journal contains news of recent legislative and policy changes, authoritative case reports, invaluable articles, and practice notes all written and compiled by leading experts and specialist practitioners. It includes a full range of topics relevant to elder client issues, including asset protection, care homes, elder abuse, funeral planning, living wills, and much more.

Vols. 1-7#1 (2014-2020)

Title Varies: Vols. 1-2 (2014-2015) as European Journal of Contemporary Economics and Management

Published by European Scientific Institute

This peer-reviewed journal is published quarterly. The European Scientific Institute (ESI) launched the journal in order to enhance knowledge transfer and sharing of best practices among ESI fellows from different geographical origins, academic titles, and disciplines. Their mission is to provide a greater and faster flow of the newest scientific thought in economics, law and political science. The journal’s role is to serve as a bridge between researchers in Europe and the world.

Vols. 1-18 (2009-2019)

Title Varies: Vols. 1-16 (2009-2017) as European Police Science and Research Bulletin

Published by CEPOL — European Union Law Enforcement Agency for Training

This peer-reviewed journal is dedicated to the publication and dissemination of information about recently finalized or ongoing research projects in the fields of police, policing, and law enforcement. It includes concise reviews of significant research, as well as occasional editorials addressing specific matters of issues concerning European police. Furthermore, the journal provides reviews of methodological developments and information about forthcoming international police and law enforcement conferences or seminars.

Vols. 1-10 (2001-2019)

Published by Government Law College, Mumbai

The Law Review, Government Law College is a student-edited journal that is distributed among students, law schools across the country and overseas, academics, judges, and jurists. The journal gives students the opportunity to explore the arena of legal research and writing and seeks to instill in them the ability to critique. Authors are asked to write their articles in conformity to the Citation Manual of Government Law College. The articles are then vetted by the student committee, thoroughly researched, and then sent to the editors for further review prior to publication.

Vol. 1 (2019)

Published by National Law University, Delhi

NLUD Journal of Legal Studies is an annual, student-edited, peer-reviewed law journal that seeks to provide a forum for students, academics, and professionals to engage in discussions on varied issues of contemporary importance in domestic and international law and policy. The aim of the journal is to encourage scholarship and research in all areas of the law and its relationship with other disciplines in order to analyze crucial developments in the legal field.

Vols. 1-8#1 (2013-2020)

Published by University La Salle Canoas, La Salle Canoas Law School

REDES is a publication of the Master’s Program of La Salle Canoas Law School and is intended for the dissemination of scientific knowledge in the area of law, with emphasis on legal sociology. The journal includes articles of original scientific research, as well as reviews and translations by professionals and researchers linked to undergraduate and graduate courses. The journal also aims to be a potential source of studies for Brazilian and foreign researchers, professionals, or academics of undergraduate or graduate courses.

Vols. 1-47#3 (1970-2017)

Published by Universite de Sherbrooke

The Université de Sherbrooke Law Review was created to promote the dissemination of legal knowledge by Quebecois and foreign authors, for the benefit of a diverse readership. The journal has a multidisciplinary scope offering perspective beyond the strict classical framework of legal positivism. For example, it includes research conducted on the general well-being of humans. Authors include faculty from the school as well as outsiders who have become experts in their field.

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

Cooperation among Animals, with Human Implications (rev. and amplified ed.)
1v. New York: Henry Schuman, 1951
Allee, W. C.

One title was updated, and 12 new titles were added, including:

Analysis of the Problem of War
1v. New York: Ronald Press Company, 1937
Eagleton, Clyde

Draft Treaty of Peace with Japan, with Draft Declarations by the Government of Japan
1v. Washington, D.C.: Department of State, 1951

Economic Planning for the Peace
1v. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1953
Penrose, E. F.

Nothing to Fear: The Selected Addresses of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 1932-1945
1v. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1946
Roosevelt, Franklin D.; Zevin, B. D., Editor

Strategy and Arms Control
1v. New York: Twentieth Century Fund, 1961
Schelling, Thomas C.; Halperin, Morton H.

World’s Destiny and the United States: A Conference of Experts in International Relations
1v. Chicago, Illinois: World Citizens Association, 1941

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

America’s Own Refugees: Our 4,000,000 Homeless Immigrants
1v. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1941
Collins, Henry Hill Jr.

Immigration Detention: Care of Pregnant Women in DHS Facilities (706272)

Two titles were updated, and 50 new titles were added, including:

Commentaries on the Law of Partnership, as a Branch of Commercial and Maritime Jurisprudence, with Occasional Illustrations from the Civil and Foreign Law (4th ed.)
1v. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1855
Story, Joseph

Fact and Fancy in the T.N.E.C. Monographs: Reviews of the 43 Monographs Issued by the Temporary National Economic Committee
1v. New York: National Association of Manufacturers, 1942
Scoville, John; Sargent, Noel, Compilers

General Account of the Development of Methods of Using Atomic Energy for Military Purposes under the Auspices of the United States Government, 1940-1945
1v. Washington: U.S. G.P.O., 1945
Smyth, H. D.

History of Socialist Thought
5v. New York: The MacMillan Company, 1953-1969
Cole, G. D. H.

Role of Federal Military Forces in Domestic Disorders, 1789-1878
1v. Washington, D.C.: Center of Military History United States Army, 1988
Coakley, Robert W.

Seventy Years of Life and Labour: An Autobiography
2v. New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1925
Gompers, Samuel

11 new titles were added, including:

Church and Social Justice: The Social Teaching of the Popes from Leo XIII to Pius XII, 1878-1958
1v. Chicago: Henry Regnery Company, 1961
Calvez, Jean-Yves; Perrin, Jacques

Faith and the World
1v. Pittsburg, PA.: Duquesne University Press, 1963
Dondeyne, Albert

Wisdom of the Talmud: A Thousand Years of Jewish Thought
1v. New York: Philosophical Library, 1951
Bokser, Ben Zion

Eight new titles were added, including:

Patriarcha and Other Political Works of Sir Robert Filmer
1v. [s.l.]: [s.n.], 1949
Filmer, Robert

Reports of Cases Decided in the High Court of Chancery
69v. New York: Gould, Banks & Co., 1831-1874
Ingraham, E. D., Editor

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

Financing the War
1v. Philadelphia: Tax Institute, 1942
Warren, Robert; et al.

Nearly 150 bibliographic entries have been added to the following 12 public laws within Sources of Compiled Legislative Histories:

Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
H.R. 2146 / Public Law 114-26 / 129 Stat. 319

Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015
H.R. 1295 / Public Law 114-27 / 129 Stat. 362

Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Coin Act
H.R. 893 / Public Law 114-30 / 129 Stat. 424

Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015
H.R. 3236 / Public Law 114-41 / 129 Stat. 443

Gerardo Hernandez Airport Security Act of 2015
H.R. 720 / Public Law 114-50 / 129 Stat. 490

TSA Office of Inspection Accountability Act of 2015. Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016
H.R. 719 / Public Law 114-53 / 129 Stat. 502

Recovery Improvements for Small Entities After Disaster Act of 2015
H.R. 208 / Public Law 114-88

Librarian of Congress Succession Modernization Act of 2015
S. 2162 / Public Law 114-86

Adoptive Family Relief Act
S. 1300 / Public Law 114-70

U.S. Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act
H.R. 2262 / Public Law 114-90 / 129 Stat. 704

Protecting Our Infants Act of 2015
S. 799 / Public Law 114-91 / 129 Stat. 723

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016
S. 1356 / Public Law 114-92 / 129 Stat. 726

Six new titles were added, including:

Man Named Grant
1v. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1940
Todd, Helen

Some Presidential Interpretations of the Presidency
Small, Norman J.

William McKinley and His America
Morgan, H. Wayne

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

Argentina: The Life Story of a Nation
1v. New York: Viking Press, 1942
White, John W.

Backgrounds of Conflict: Ideas and Forms in World Politics
1v. New York: Macmillan Company, 1945
London, Kurt

Constitution and the People of Canada: An Approach to the Objectives of Confederation, the Rights of People and the Institutions of Government
1v. Ottawa, Canada: Government of Canada, 1969

Indian Federation: An Exposition and Critical Review
Khan, Shafa’at Ahmad

Post-War Governments of Europe (Reprint)
Fellman, David, Editor

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

May Content Release

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