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July Content Release

Content News
Miranda Rosati

We’ve reached 70 Million Pages in HeinOnline!

Below is the July Content Release featured in HeinOnline’s July Newsletter:

  • 25 Libraries updated
  • 10 new titles added and 286 titles updated in the Law Journal Library
  • 22 titles updated in the Bar Journals Library
  • 64 new titles added to the Legal Classics Library, including 14 volume set: American Law and Procedure. Legal Classics has more than 2,000 titles now available!
  • 12 states updated in the Session Laws Library, plus 6 additional states back to inception
  • 16 new titles added to Taxation & Economic Reform in America, Parts I & II
  • 5 new titles added to U.S…

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June Content Release

Content News
Miranda Rosati

Below is the June Content Release featured in HeinOnline’s June Newsletter:

  • 24 Libraries updated
  • 11 new titles added and 235 titles updated in the Law Journal Library
  • 30 titles updated in the Bar Journals Library
  • 59 new titles added to the Legal Classics Library
  • 20 new titles added to United Nations Law Collection, including International Review of Criminal Policy Vols. 1-50 (1951-1999) All Published and United Nations Document Index Vols. 1-24 (1950-1973) All Published
  • 8 states updated in the Session Laws Library, plus 5 additional states back to inception
  • 24 new titles added to Taxation & Economic Reform in America
  • 11 new titles added to U.S…

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April Content Release

Content News, Miscellaneous
Miranda Rosati

Below is the April content release featured in the HeinOnline April Newsletter:

  • 21 Libraries updated
  • 14 new titles added and 185 titles updated in the Law Journal Library
  • 39 new titles added to the Legal Classics Library
  • 6 states updated in the Session Laws Library
  • 8 new titles added to Taxation & Economic Reform in America, Parts I & II
  • 22 new titles added to United Nations Law Collection
  • 144 new titles added to World Constitutions Illustrated
  • 27 new titles added to World Trials
  • 4 new titles added to History of Bankruptcy: Taxation & Economic Reform in America, Part III

Click here for a detailed list of new titles and content updates

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March Content Release

Content News
Miranda Rosati

Below is the March Content Release featured in the HeinOnline Newsletter:

  • 24 libraries updated
  • 15 new titles added and 165 updated in the Law Journal Library
  • 16 titles updated in the Bar Journals Library
  • 26 new titles added to Legal Classics
  • 13 new titles added to Taxation & Economic Reform in America, Parts I & II
  • 7 states updated in the Session Laws Library
  • 127 new titles added to World Constitutions Illustrated
  • 28 new titles added to World Trials

Click here for a detailed list of new titles and content updates, or click here to download a CSV file of the new content added…

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Now Available: History of Bankruptcy, Taxation and Economic Reform in America, Part III

Content News, Taxation and Economic Reform in America
Miranda Rosati

In 2009, we introduced Parts I and II of the Taxation and Economic Reform in America archive. Now, we are pleased to announce that the History of Bankruptcy: Taxation and Economic Reform in America, Part III  is available in HeinOnline as an a-la-carte library.

This new library includes more than 135,000 pages of legislative histories, treatises, documents and more, all related to bankruptcy law in America. Also included are classic books dating back to the late 1800s and links to scholarly articles related to the study of bankruptcy in America. 

The framework for this library is based on our concept of a new legal research platform…

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World Constitutions Illustrated is Now Available in HeinOnline

Content News, World Constitutions Illustrated
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World Constitutions Illustrated:
Contemporary & Historical Documents & Resources

We are pleased to announce that World Constitutions Illustrated is now available as an a-la-carte library in HeinOnline. With the release of this library we are introducing a new legal research platform that brings together constitutional documents, books, articles, bibliographic references, and web sites all into one database. It offers a different scope than what’s already out there for researchers studying constitutional law and political science.

The initial release includes the current constitution for every country (193 countries) and substantial constitutional hierarchies for the United Kingdom, France, Brazil and Colombia.

Every country includes:

  • The current constitution in its original language format
  • Links to commentaries and other relevant sources such as the World Fact Book…

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Coming soon to HeinOnline, World Constitutions Illustrated!

Content News, News, World Constitutions Illustrated
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COMING SOON!
World Constitutions Illustrated:
Contemporary & Historical Documents & Resources

HeinOnline is pleased to announce that next week we will be releasing our newest a-la-carte library, World Constitutions Illustrated. Focusing on the study of world constitutions both historic and current, individual governments, and the history of each nation, this library will allow legal scholars to research the constitutional and political development of the nations that make up our global community. With the launch of this new library, we are introducing a new legal research platform that brings together constitutional documents…

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AALL Encore Presentation, What's New In HeinOnline? Still Time to Register

Content News, News, Training
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Did you miss our “What’s New in HeinOnline” sessions at AALL? Or perhaps you have colleagues that would be interested in this session? No matter the case, everyone is welcome to join us for this encore presentation of our sessions held at AALL. The webinar is being held tomorrow…so, there is still time to register!

Below is a quick snapshot of what you can learn more about during this session.

  1. New Libraries including those that are now available and two that are coming soon
  2. Updates and enhancements made to HeinOnline over the previous 12 months and what’s coming
  3. Hein’s ScholarCheck
  4. MyHein Enhancements
  5. WIki & Training Resources
  6. Our Experience with Social Media

The webinar will be held at the following times (click on the time you wish to attend to access the registration form):

August 26…

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More than 200 Entries Updated in the Subject Compilations of State Laws Database

Content News, Subject Compilations of State Laws
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Entries Updated to Reflect NCSL’s Major Website Revisions

The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) is a major producer of free 50-state law surveys. The Conference’s website underwent a major overhaul in the last several months, resulting in dozens of broken links in the Subject Compilations of State Laws database in HeinOnline.

As a result of the major overhaul, all of these links in the HeinOnline database have been reviewed and revised. Most of the NCSL website surveys are still available and the new links are working. A significant number of items are no longer found on the NCSL website but some version of many of the missing surveys are on the Internet Archive…

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PRESS RELEASE – HeinOnline Awarded 2009 AALL Best New Product Award

Content News, News, Press Release, Subject Compilations of State Laws
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BUFFALO, NY, May 6, 2009 – The American Association of Law Libraries has selected HeinOnline’s Subject Compilations of State Laws Database for the 2009 AALL Best New Product Award. HeinOnline converted the well-respected, leading research guide, Subject Compilations of State Laws publication compiled by Cheryl Nyberg and Carol Boast, into an online, searchable database. This revolutionized historical state subject searching by providing researchers with digital access to more than 18,000 bibliographic records, many with extensive annotations.

The bibliographic records in the online database are enhanced to include thousands of links to law review articles and U.S. Supreme Court decisions that are available in HeinOnline. Entries also include live links to the Internet where state surveys are located…

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