AALL 2019 Annual Meeting & Conference Recap

AALL, Content News, What's New
Lauren Mattiuzzo

From left: Steve Roses, Shannon Hein, Tim Hooge, Skyler Hein, Roxanne Marmion, Lauren Mattiuzzo, Dick Spinelli, Ben Boron, and Shane Marmion.

The Hein crew is back from Washington, D.C. and had an exceptional time visiting with our customers. We’d like to thank everyone who took the time to stop by our booth and chat with us. Wonderful conversations were had and we’re grateful for the feedback we received. Let’s take a look at everything we squeezed into a short, but eventful conference!

Hein Booth Demos

The Hein demos held record breaking attendance this year—even the impromtu Q&A session with fan favorite…

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AALL 2016 Annual Meeting & Conference Recap

AALL, Content News
Shannon Furtak

This year's AALL Annual Meeting & Conference in Chicago was a whirlwind of updates, old friends, giveaways, and fun. It was great to catch up with everyone, and we're already planning ahead for Austin!

Steve Roses, Dan Rosati, Bonnie Hein, Tim Hooge, Shannon Squared, Dick Spinelli, Shane Marmion, Kevin Marmion

In case you missed Steve Roses' HeinOnline Update, you can download the slides from the presentation here. Of course, it won't be nearly as entertaining without Steve's emcee skills. Here's a summary of what we've done over the past year, and what's coming up soon in HeinOnline:

1. National Survey of State Laws

Rich Leiter's award-winning book is now published by Hein…

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Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals and HeinOnline: A Match Made in Information Heaven

Shannon Furtak

"The Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals is the only multilingual legal journal index in the world for people doing international and comparative legal research. No other tool out there really provides the depth of coverage we provide, in pure scope of the number of countries covered and the amount of journals in different languages we index." Marci Hoffman

Yesterday, we published a guest blog post authored by Marci Hoffman, the editor of AALL's Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals. Additionally, the current issue of the AALL Spectrum features an in-depth article about this valuable title and its relationship with HeinOnline

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AALL 2014 Recap

Shannon Furtak

We hope everyone who attended the AALL Annual Meeting & Conference in San Antonio had as wonderful an experience as we did!

Hein Team

In case you weren’t able to attend the conference, or you missed our update sessions, here’s a quick summary of what HeinOnline has been up to over the past 12 months:

  • We partnered with Fastcase in 2013 to bring case law to HeinOnline core subscribers at no additional charge! Users are able to pull full-text case law into HeinOnline by entering a case citation into the Fastcase tab’s citation box or by clicking inline hyperlinks inside HeinOnline documents. We proudly shared the 2014 AALL Best New Product Award with Fastcase for this partnership…

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AALL Awards 2014 New Product of the Year to Publishing Partners Fastcase & HeinOnline

AALL, Fastcase, Press Release, What's New
Jackie Stanley

AALL Awards 2014 New Product of the Year to Publishing Partners Fastcase and HeinOnline

Integrating Legal Research Libraries and Smarter Tools Benefits Legal Profession

WASHINGTON, DC and GETZVILLE, NY (May 14, 2014) – The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) has named publishing partners Fastcase and William S. Hein & Co., Inc. as joint winners of its 2014 New Product of the Year Award. AALL is recognizing the partners for integrating the Fastcase and HeinOnline legal research libraries and research tools. The companies will accept the award during the association’s 107th Annual Meeting this July in San Antonio, Texas.

The New Product of the Year award recognizes new legal information products that enhance or improve existing law library services or procedures…

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Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (IFLP) Update

AALL, IFLP, Law Journal Library, Tips and Tricks

We have released the 2013#4 update to the Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (IFLP) which has now grown to more than 320,000 index records, 285,000 articles and 34,000 book review listings across more than 500 periodicals.  With release 2013#4 there are 3,093 new articles, 190 new collection articles, and 297 new reviews for a total of 3,500 new records.  The additions include the following new journals and special collections:

  • European Energy Journal (Netherlands) (ISSN 2211-9175)
  • Journal of Islamic State Practices in International Law (UK) (ISSN 1742-4941)
  • Revista de Derecho Privado (Colombia) (ISSN 1909-7794)
  • Canon law, religion, and politics : liber amicorum Robert Somerville, 2012
  • Governing ocean resources : new challenges and emerging regimes : a tribute to Judge Choon-Ho Park…

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Dick Spinelli to be Inducted into AALL Hall of Fame!

AALL, Company Info, Press Release
Miranda Rosati

Dick Spinelli, William S. Hein & Co., Inc.’s Executive Vice President, will be inducted into the AALL Hall of Fame at the AALL Annual Meeting.

The AALL Hall of Fame was established in 2009 to recognize members whose contributions to the profession and service to the Association have been significant, substantial and long-standing. Members are selected for the Hall of Fame based on having been a member in good standing with AALL for at least twenty-five years, having provided distinguished service to the Association over a substantial portion of membership, and having made a significant contribution to the profession.

An excerpt from the AALL Spectrum which announced the award:

“Is there a better-known or more well-liked individual in law librarianship than Dick Spinelli…

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AALL 2012 Survey

AALL, Training
Miranda Rosati

We had a great time in Boston, and we hope you did too!

We want your feedback!

Chance to Win a $50 Amazon Giftcard!

We have created a brief survey for AALL attendees, and we encourage you complete if you attended the show! This will help to give us feedback about our in-booth demo sessions, update sessions, and the show in general. Participants will be entered to win a $50 Amazon Giftcard.

Click here to take survey»

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Congrats to our iPad Winner! #capturehein2012

Miranda Rosati

Congratulations Sam N Wertime from Dykema Gossett PLLC!!! Sam watched at least 2 demos at our booth at AALL 2012 and is going home with an iPad! Congratulations Sam!

iPad Winner with Dick Spinelli and Shane Marmion

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