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Suite of Tools

HeinOnline’s global features, artificial intelligence tools, and research aids cater to both novice and experienced researchers. These tools have evolved through attentive listening to customer suggestions and feedback. We also collaborate with vendors in the library, research, academic, and information management sectors, integrating tools that facilitate research for users. 

As technology and customer needs continue to evolve, our list of tools constantly expands. We regularly introduce new enhancements, empowering customers to enhance their subscription value while boosting discoverability, and productivity without extra costs. Explore our comprehensive suite of tools below to learn more.

Our Most Popular Tools

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An integration that brings more data and impact analysis by locating online mentions of published works with DOIs.

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PathFinder is a visual search and browse tool consisting of more than 1,500 subjects in a multi-level taxonomy.

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Learn more about documents, titles, cases, and authors—particularly their impact in the research community.

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Create a free individual research account to manage and organize your research and save time.

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Author Profiles

Discover authors in HeinOnline, their scholarly works, biographical information, statistics, and more.

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Artificial Intelligence Tools

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Interact with our unique program that finds similar articles to the one you're looking at by analyzing document text.

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Keyword Search Builder

Perform more sophisticated searches that take into account your desired "weight" of each keyword.

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Subjects and Entities

Refine your searches by machine-learned topics and metadata derived from the document text.

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Explore This Author

Dive into the context of a particular author with an interactive flowchart that showcases their works and relationships.

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Account Tools for Institutions


Display your institute's logo, link to your library’s catalog, enable OpenURL and/or ISSN linking, and more.

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HeinOnline offers a variety of search, navigator, and citation widgets to increase discoverability and ease of access.

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Integrated Discovery & Library Administrative Resources

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HeinOnline content is fully integrated with EBSCO Discovery Service for seamless searchability.

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ExLibris is an approved federated search engine company that we will authenticate for access to HeinOnline.

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Many universities utilize EZProxy servers (a product of OCLC), which successfully authenticates with HeinOnline with a proper stanza.

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HeinOnline is a KBART-endorsed vendor. Each HeinOnline database includes unique URLs to download title listings in KBART format.

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Users can view a MARC Record for any title within HeinOnline through our cataloging partner, Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc.

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Single Sign-On (SSO) Options

Users with Shibboleth, SAML, OAuth, or Google Apps accounts can utilize a single sign-on login with HeinOnline.

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Integrated Research Tools

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We have partnered with Altmetrics to bring more data and impact analysis by locating online mentions of published works with DOIs.

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Courtroom Insight

We have partnered with Courtroom Insight to enhance author profiles and bring even more analytic information to the table.

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If you use Dropbox for document storage, you will find a download option within HeinOnline to save PDFs directly to Dropbox.

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EndNote, a reference management tool, is compatible with HeinOnline and can be used within the Law Journal Library and within MyHein.

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Google Scholar

Along with several other Google Scholar integrations, HeinOnline provides the metadata for and allows Google Scholar to crawl content.

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HeinOnline users are able to export citations to NoodleTools, a research management platform, within the Law Journal Library and MyHein.

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With HeinOnline’s ORCID integration, authors can connect their enhanced HeinOnline author profile page with their ORCID profile.

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Users can access Oyez links from cases within HeinOnline. Within Oyez, users can utilize multimedia options to listen to a case.

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Anyone with the PowerNotes Chrome extension can annotate text and copy passages with Bluebook citations in documents in HeinOnline.

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RefWorks, a research management program, is compatible with HeinOnline and can be used within the Law Journal Library and MyHein.

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Third Iron

HeinOnline integrates with Third Iron products BrowZine and LibKey to help researchers save time and reduce interlibrary loan requests.

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Watermark Insights, LLC

Journal articles are compatible with Watermark Insights, LLC, formerly known as Digital Measures, and may be exported as a BibTeX file.

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Users with the Zotero extension are able to bookmark articles to Zotero directly from a search results, or when viewing a document.

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