HeinOnline Plays Well with Others!

Content News, Enhancements
Lauren Mattiuzzo

We have partnered with several different vendors in 2017 to enhance HeinOnline content and better serve our customers. Not only have we expanded our content, but we have added helpful resources for our users. This blog highlights the relationships we’ve created and how they have improved HeinOnline.

HeinOnline’s Vendor Partners

1. Quimbee

Quimbee is a company determined to further the success of law students nationwide by providing study aids such as case briefs, guides to writing exams, outlines for popular law school courses, and videos…

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Profile of Judge Jon O. Newman

Law & Society
Shannon Sabo

“If Jon Newman were a sports figure, he would be the perennial winner of the most valuable player award for his contributions to the administration of justice.”
-Robert A. Katzmann, Chief Judge of the Second Circuit

Judge Jon O. Newman is the author of Hein’s top-selling book of 2017, Benched, but he’s also a well-known and prolific figure in the judicial community. So much so, in fact, that Benched has a foreword by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and it was recently reviewed by U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff in the prestigious New York Review of Books:

“…in his autobiography…

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New Partnership Brings Standard Federal Tax Reporter to HeinOnline!

Content News, Standard Federal Tax Reporter, What's New
Lauren Mattiuzzo

We are pleased to announce we have partnered with Wolters Kluwer to enhance access to the Standard Federal Tax Reporter! This publication’s archives are now available as its own database in HeinOnline and provided free of charge to academic subscribers of Taxation & Economic Reform in America Parts I & II! This well-organized title makes researching federal income tax laws and regulations quick and easy. Customers of both Wolters Kluwer and Hein are sure to appreciate the value this partnership provides.

About the Standard Federal Tax Reporter

The Standard Federal Tax Reporter contains a comprehensive collection of federal income tax information…

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The 2017 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition Compendium

Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court
Kaylyn Zurawski

  • Everything your institution needs to prepare for the world’s largest international moot court competition
  • Database includes official records of all Jessup competitions from 1960-date
  • Content includes problems, judges’ memoranda, official rules, competing schools, and competition rules
  • Winning teams subscribe – this is a must-have resource!

About the Jessup Competition

For more than 50 years, the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition has provided foreign and domestic law schools with the unique opportunity to argue complex and timely questions of international law…

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Author Self-Citations, ScholarCheck Rankings, and Twitter Buzz

Author Profile Pages, What's New
Shannon Sabo

Recently, HeinOnline added a metric to Author Profile Page citation data: Self-Citations. This metric counts the cumulative number of times that an author has cited his or her own work. It is not factored into the overall ScholarCheck ranking analysis, nor does it affect the overall citation count.

The concept of self-citation has been discussed for some time. This Scholarly Kitchen post, Do We Need a Self-Citation Index? inspired the development and addition of this metric to HeinOnline’s citation data.

About Self-Citation

Self-citation…

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NEW Database: McGill Institute of Air and Space Law Publications

Content News, McGill Institute of Air and Space Law Publications, What's New
Lauren Mattiuzzo

We are pleased to announce a new database in HeinOnline: McGill Institute of Air and Space Law Publications. The McGill Institute and Centre of Air and Space Law is a leading authority on air and space law. With nearly 50 titles and 50,000 pages on this relevant and timely topic, complete your space law research in a fully searchable, user-friendly interface!

About McGill Institute and Centre of Air and Space Law

McGill University’s Institute of Air and Space Law (IASL) is the world’s premier academic setting for teaching and research in the dual disciplines of international air law and space law…

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HeinOnline Never Sleeps

Exploring HeinOnline, What's New
Lauren Mattiuzzo

For the past few months we have been working diligently to add new features to enhance your HeinOnline experience. We’ve been busy implementing customer suggestions and incorporating new ideas. Let’s review what’s new!

New Features in HeinOnline

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British Tax Review Archives Now Available in the Law Journal Library!

Law Journal Library, What's New
Shannon Sabo

HeinOnline is always on the lookout for relevant content to enhance the value of existing databases, and that’s especially true of the Law Journal Library. Back in 2000, this database began with about 25 journals. Today, it contains nearly 2,500 periodicals, all dating back to inception.

The British Tax Review, published by Sweet & Maxwell, is an exciting new addition to the Law Journal Library. Full-text coverage includes inception through 1985, with indexing provided for content from 1986 to date.

About This Title

For more than 50 years the British Tax Review has provided an unrivaled and comprehensive analysis of all aspects of tax law…

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NEW: Similar Article Email Alerts for Author Profile Pages!

Author Profile Pages, What's New
Lauren Mattiuzzo

We have enhanced our Author Profile Pages yet again with the help of machine learning and natural language processing tools! Users can now receive email alerts when articles are added to HeinOnline that are similar to those written by a specific author. Authors who write on particular subjects will love this feature! We would like to thank Mary Whisner, from the University of Washington School of Law, for this suggestion!

How to Set Up an Email Alert

To find an author profile page, use the Advanced Search option found on the Law Journal Library homepage…

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HeinOnline Partners with Edward Elgar Publishing!

Content News, Edward Elgar Publishing Law Package, Law Journal Library, What's New
Lauren Mattiuzzo

We are pleased to announce a partnership with Edward Elgar Publishing! At no additional cost, Edward Elgar’s legal journals are now available in the Law Journal Library with a three-year embargo. Do you want to access the current content? Add the Edward Elgar Publishing Law Package to your HeinOnline subscription to access current content on both Elgaronline and HeinOnline!

Elgar Journals in HeinOnline

The following Edward Elgar Publishing journals are available in the Law Journal Library with a three-year embargo:

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