We’re Turning 21 and Nothing Holds a Candle to this Birthday Giveaway!

Company Info, Current Events, HeinOnline Birthday
Lauren Mattiuzzo

This month, HeinOnline is turning 21! While William S. Hein & Co., Inc.’s roots date back more than 100 years, it’s hard to believe that we have been serving the library and academic community in an online setting for more than 2 decades. What better way to celebrate our birthday than to thank our loyal customers for their unwavering support and assistance in making HeinOnline the research powerhouse that is it today.

We’re excited to announce that we’re giving away a $500 VISA® gift card! Do you want to go on a shopping spree courtesy of HeinOnline? Watch the short video below to learn how you can enter to win…

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From Warehouse Worker to CEO: A Look Back at Kevin Marmion’s 50 Year Rise To The Top

Company Info, Current Events, HeinOnline Birthday
Lauren Mattiuzzo

In April 1970, a 16-year old junior in high school started his first job as a temporary warehouse worker for William S. Hein & Co., Inc. Many of you may know him as Kevin Marmion—I know him as “Dad.” Throughout the years, my Dad wore many hats at the company, including truck driver, coordinator, manager, Vice President, and President. Today he stands proudly as the CEO. His hard work and dedication have helped mold the company into what it is today.

I once heard the quote, “Behind the success of every small business, there is a family.” The word “family” in this phrase can be both literal and figurative when it comes to describing the Hein Company…

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It’s Our Birthday and We’ll Share If We Want To: Enter To Win a $500 Amazon Gift Card!

Company Info, Current Events, HeinOnline Birthday
Lauren Mattiuzzo

It has been 19 years since we started providing legal and academic information online to library communities around the world. To celebrate this birthday, we’re giving away a $500 Amazon gift card to one lucky winner! Do you want to go on a shopping spree courtesy of HeinOnline? Here’s how you can enter to win:

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HeinOnline Is Legal!

Company Info, Exploring HeinOnline, HeinOnline Birthday
Shannon Furtak

This month, HeinOnline celebrates its 18th birthday. Since May of 2000, HeinOnline has provided legal and academic information to the library community and beyond in an image-based, user-friendly, and fully searchable format!

Where It All Began

HeinOnline’s history is extensively traced in The Invention of HeinOnline: The Story of Hein’s Dramatic Transformation in Response to the Coming of the Electronic Age by Joe Gerken. In 1995, before ‘internet’ was a household word, a memo was drafted by Kevin Marmion, then vice president of William S…

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Shane P. Marmion Named President of William S. Hein & Co., Inc.

Company Info, What's New
Shannon Furtak

We are pleased to announce an important change at William S. Hein & Co., Inc. and HeinOnline! Shane P. Marmion, former Vice President of Product Development, is now the fourth president in the company’s history. He replaces his father, Kevin, who served as Hein’s president for more than twenty years. Kevin remains at Hein as CEO and will continue to develop long-term strategic goals for the company.

Shane’s fast facts:

  1. He is a graduate of the University of Buffalo School of Management.
  2. He has been employed with Hein since 1996.
  3. Despite being born and raised in Buffalo…

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HeinOnline Is Old Enough to Drive…

Company Info, Special Promotions
Shannon Furtak

Where will we go from here?

There are infinite possibilities as to how we can add content and features to the online research powerhouse that HeinOnline has become during the past 16 years. In a world where big business has taken over much of the publishing sector, William S. Hein & Co., Inc. and HeinOnline have thrived as both an independent legal publisher and a locally owned and operated legal and academic research database. This weekend, we celebrated our Sweet 16, and took time to reflect on how much we've grown.

"Some of my favorite features that my team has worked on: implementing search facets, highlighting matching search terms within the search results...

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HOLIDAY CLOSING: FRIDAY JULY 3, 2015

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HeinOnline Blogger

The Hein Company will be closed Friday, July 3rd in observance of Independence Day.

Please note: HeinOnline Phone and Live Chat Support will be unavailable. Email will be monitored.

We hope you have a great weekend. We will be back in the office Monday, July 6th.

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Holiday Closing Starting Monday, May 25, 2015

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HeinOnline Blogger

The Hein Company will be closed Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.
Please note: HeinOnline Phone and Live Chat Support will be unavailable. Email will be monitored.

We hope you have a great holiday. We will be back in the office Tuesday, May 26.

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Happy 15th Birthday, HeinOnline!

Company Info, Current Events
Shannon Furtak

It's difficult to believe that HeinOnline has been serving the electronic needs of the law library community since May 8, 2000. We would like to take this opportunity to celebrate HeinOnline's birthday and to thank our loyal and fantastic customers for their unwavering support and assistance in making HeinOnline the legal research powerhouse that it is today!

In the year 2000, the average cost of a gallon of gas in the United States was about $1.50. Mad Cow Disease was causing alarm in Europe because of its rapid growth, and Hillary Clinton was elected to the U.S. Senate, representing HeinOnline's home state of New York! HeinOnline contained about 270,000 total pages and the content consisted only of law journals…

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HOLIDAY CLOSING STARTING TODAY, APRIL 3 AT 12:30 PM EST

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HeinOnline Blogger

The Hein Company will be closing today Friday, April 3 at 12:30 PM EST.  The company will reopen Monday, April 6.

Please note: HeinOnline Phone and Live Chat Support will be unavailable these days. Email will be monitored. We hope you have a great holiday and great weekend!

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