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PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

New HeinOnline Database: Law Library of Congress Reports

Included at no additional cost for subscribers of HeinOnline’s Foreign & International Law Resources Database and select Core packages.

April 27, 2023

April 2023. HeinOnline, a product of William S. Hein & Co., Inc., is pleased to announce the release of its newest database, Law Library of Congress Reports, an exclusive database developed in collaboration with the Law Library of Congress, containing more than 3,500 meticulously crafted reports on foreign, comparative, and international law—all in one easy-to-navigate database.

This database is included within our Foreign & International Law Resources Database, representing a newly added Part VIII. Additionally, it is included at no charge in select U.S. and international Core packages. For more information, visit https://home.heinonline.org/content/law-library-of-congress-reports/

About the Database

Developed in collaboration with the Law Library of Congress, HeinOnline’s Law Library of Congress Reports is an exclusive database boasting a collection of more than 3,500 meticulously crafted reports on foreign, comparative, and international law. These reports have been compiled in response to requests from Members of Congress, Congressional staff and committees, the federal courts, executive branch agencies, and other institutions, making this collection an indispensable tool for legal researchers.

The Law Reports cover a vast range of subject areas relevant around the world, including:

  • Abortion
  • Adoption
  • Anti-discrimination
  • Asylum law
  • Bribery
  • Copyright systems
  • Divorce
  • Environmental law
  • Extradition
  • Gun control
  • Immigration and citizenship
  • Jury systems
  • Labor law
  • Marijuana and narcotics
  • National security
  • Taxation
  • Voting 
  • Wildlife and poaching
  • Women’s rights
  • And many more!
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About HeinOnline

HeinOnline is a premier online research database that provides comprehensive coverage from inception of nearly 3,000 multidisciplinary periodicals, essential government documents, international treaties and trials, case law, and much more. Composed of image-based PDFs and available at an affordable price, the wealth of material allows academic institutions, government agencies, law firms, court systems, corporations, and other organizations access to authoritative, true-to-print digital material without the hassle or cost of using multiple research databases. Furthermore, subscriptions to HeinOnline consistently increase in value without added cost as HeinOnline adds daily, weekly, and monthly content while continuously incorporating new artificial intelligence tools for easier research. More information is available here: home.heinonline.org.

About William S. Hein & Co., Inc.

William S. Hein & Co., Inc. is a leading publishing company that has been serving the law library community for 100 years. Hein is a highly respected publisher of original legal publications, a major reprinter of legal classics and out-of-print United States Government Printing Office documents, and the world’s largest distributor of legal periodicals. Over the past few years, the company has expanded its services into academic, public, government, and corporate libraries, becoming one of the world’s leading multidisciplinary publishers. More information is available here: wshein.com.

About the Law Library of Congress

The mission of the Law Library of Congress is to provide authoritative legal research, reference and instruction services, and access to an unrivaled collection of U.S., foreign, comparative, and international law. To accomplish this mission, the Law Library has assembled a staff of experienced foreign and U.S. trained legal specialists and law librarians, and has amassed the world’s largest collection of law books and other legal resources from all countries, now comprising more than 2.9 million items. Visit the Law Library of Congress at www.law.gov.

Contact Information

Benjamin N. Boron
Vice President, Sales & Marketing
William S. Hein & Co., Inc.
Getzville, NY 14068
(716) 882-2600
bboron@wshein.com