World Constitutions Illustrated – Webinar Recording Now Available!

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Did you miss yesterday’s webinar on World Constitutions Illustrated?  If so, we recorded the webinar and you can watch it any time using the links below or the links on the Webinars page on the Wiki at https://heinonline.org/wiki/index.php/HeinOnline:WebinarWorldConstitutionsIllustrated.

During the webinar we explained how World Constitutions Illustrated introduces a new legal research platform and how the scope of it is different than the constitutional resources that are currently available elsewhere. We also discussed the content that is included in the initial release and how to access the various resources available. Lastly, we briefly described what you can expect in future releases and our overall goal of the project.

To view a recording of the webinar via the GoTo Webinar platform that was held on May 6…

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Introductory Webinar – World Constitutions Illustrated

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“What is World Constitutions Illustrated?”

Join us for an introductory webinar on Thursday, May 6th to find out!  The webinar is open to anyone who wants to find out more about the content included in this new collection.  You may already have access and simply want to understand the depth of material included, or perhaps you are interested in subscribing but would like a little more information first.  No matter your situation, you are welcome to join us to learn more about World Constitutions Illustrated.

What will we cover?
During the webinar we will explain how this library introduces a new legal research platform and how the scope of it is different than the constitutional resources that are currently available elsewhere.  We will take a look at the content that is included in the initial release and how to access the various resources available.  Lastly…

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World Constitutions Illustrated – We already have scholars and libraries offering to join the project!

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Libraries and scholars are already collaborating!

On Monday we announced that World Constitutions Illustrated, our newest legal research platform, is available. In four short days, we have already had a lecturer from Zambia in Southern Africa offer to contribute, a librarian from the University of Miami interested in becoming a country editor, and a number of suggestions for additional constitutional periodicals. One of our collaborators has even provided us with an English translation of a constitutional document for the Republic of South Korea.

This response is exactly what we are hoping for! We invite librarians, scholars, and constitutional law experts from all over the world to contribute their works and knowledge to help us continue building the constitutional development for every country…

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World Constitutions Illustrated is Now Available in HeinOnline

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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!

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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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