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Getting Started
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Book It to the Legal Classics Library

You probably know that HeinOnline contains thousands of multidisciplinary periodicals, essential government documents, international resources, and case law. But did you know it also contains tens of thousands of classic treatises and rare books?

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Behind the Bindings: Tricks and Treats in the Law Journal Library

Did you know you can find ghosts, goblins, and ghouls year-round right within HeinOnline’s Law Journal Library? If you want a research session that will send shivers down your spine, we’ve conjured up some spooktacular searching tips sure to fright.

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Behind the Binding: DE&I in the Law Journal Library

Did you know you can find subject matter relating to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) within the Law Journal Library? In this blog, we’ll explore just what you can find using our versatile browse and search tool, PathFinder.

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Introducing Enhanced Faceting

We have enhanced our faceting tool. Enhanced faceting is a search feature that empowers users to quickly narrow down search results based on specific criteria. Refining your search queries has never been faster or more efficient.

Tips and Tricks
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Tip of the Week: How to Locate an Article

Whether you’re a student or a researcher, finding the right articles for your work is crucial. In this tutorial, we’ll guide you through four simple and effective methods to access the wealth of information available in the Law Journal Library.

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Tip of the Week: How to Locate a Legislative History

HeinOnline’s U.S. Federal Legislative History Library is the richest collection of compiled federal legislative histories to exist. In this Tip of the Week, we’ll explore how to locate a federal legislative history using this extensive database.

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HeinOnline in the Classroom: AI and ChatGPT

For this month’s installment of HeinOnline in the Classroom, let’s look into one of the past year’s most talked-about subjects in education: AI and its role in the classroom. Keep reading for an experiment with ChatGPT and a roundup of debates and discussion of AI and ChatGPT on HeinOnline.

HeinOnline in the Classroom: Building Good Searches

This installment of HeinOnline in the Classroom features an activity on building searches, advice on using our MyHein feature in your classroom, and more tips and tricks for college-level educators.

Training Webinars
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Free Webinar: Exploring the Altmetric Integration in HeinOnline

Join us for a webinar featuring Altmetric, a new HeinOnline integration that follows online attention across news outlets, blogs, social media, and more, tracking thousands of online conversations to uncover the societal impact of scholarly works.

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November Webinar: Researching Indigenous Peoples of the Americas

Join our HeinOnline gurus as they discover the wealth of material available on indigenous American life and law, and share the tremendous influence that indigenous peoples and their cultures have had on the development of the United States of America.