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New Database: Law Library of Congress Reports


Developed in collaboration with the Law Library of Congress, HeinOnline’s Law Library of Congress Reports is an exclusive database boasting a collection of more than 3,500 meticulously crafted reports on foreign, comparative, and international law—all in one easy-to-navigate database. This collection is included within our Foreign & International Law Resources Database, representing a newly added Part VIII. Additionally, it is included at no charge in U.S. and international Core packages! Watch the short video below or keep reading to learn more about our newest resource.

About Law Library of Congress Reports

The reports in this database have been compiled by the Law Library of Congress in response to requests from Members of Congress, Congressional staff and committees, the federal courts, executive branch agencies, and other institutions, making this collection an indispensable tool for legal researchers.

The Law Reports cover a vast range of subject areas relevant around the world, including:

  • Abortion
  • Adoption
  • Anti-discrimination
  • Asylum law
  • Bribery
  • Copyright systems
  • Divorce
  • Environmental law
  • Extradition
  • Gun control
  • Immigration and citizenship
  • Jury systems
  • Labor law
  • Marijuana and narcotics
  • National security
  • Taxation
  • Voting
  • Wildlife and poaching
  • Women’s rights
  • And many more!

This database will be updated as new reports are published each month.

About the Law Library of Congress

The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world. It is also the main research arm of the U.S. Congress and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office. The Law Library of Congress is the world’s largest collection of law books and other legal resources from every country in the world, with more than 2.9 million items. It is staffed by trained foreign and U.S. legal specialists and law librarians.

Covering a Wide Variety of Topics

Reports in this collection span from early 20th century to present day, and include titles on wide-ranging topics, including:

  • Net Zero Emissions Legislation around the World: 2022 Update
  • Regulation of Cryptocurrency around the World: November 2021 Update
  • Criminalization of Illegal Entry around the World (2019)
  • Global Survey of Regulation of Foreign Political Donations (2019)
  • Bibliography of International Law and Continental Law (1913)
  • State Indemnity for Errors of Criminal Justice (1912)

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