Category: Getting Started

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Featured Database of the Month: National Survey of State Laws

National Survey of State Laws (NSSL) is a print and online resource that provides an overall view of some of the most-asked-about and controversial legal topics in the United States. Keep reading to learn more about this indispensable reference work.

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Tip of the Week: How to Log in to HeinOnline

Are you a student wondering if your library subscribes to HeinOnline? Or are you a librarian who needs to log in remotely. Maybe you’re a paralegal getting ready to kickstart your research. In today’s blog, we’re going to get back to the basics and cover all the different ways to access HeinOnline.

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Tip of the Week: Getting Started in HeinOnline

Are you new to HeinOnline? Do you have questions about the basics of HeinOnline research? Follow this guide or watch the brief video included within to get started with our research platform.

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Exploring Canadian Content in HeinOnline

Are you interested in Canada’s universal health care system? Maybe you want to research the Keystone XL Pipeline. Or perhaps you want to learn about legalization of marijuana across Canada. In this blog, we’ll explore where users can locate important Canadian content.

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MyHein: A Staple for HeinOnline Researchers

MyHein has evolved from its inception in 2008 as a bookmarking device to its present-day functionality as a multi-dimensional research tool relied upon by thousands of HeinOnline users. Take a quick look at the various features this tool offers and stick around for a MyHein-specific webinar.

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Tip of the Week: How to Use ScholarCheck

ScholarCheck analyzes citation data to provide the most-cited journals, articles, and authors and aides researchers in quickly locating related material. Watch the brief video below to get an overview of HeinOnline’s ScholarCheck, or read below for more information.

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Discover the Power of AALL’s Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals

The Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (IFLP), the world’s only multilingual legal journal index. Established as a print resource by the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), IFLP has since migrated to HeinOnline and is available as an affordable, cost-effective add-on.

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Featured Database of the Month: American Law Institute Library

The American Law Institute Library is a digital collection that provides easy access to invaluable American Law Institute projects and documents that have influenced modern law and society. In today’s blog post we’re going to take a deeper look at this database and what it has to offer.