HeinOnline Newsletter | May 2020
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May 2020 Newsletter

Dear Valued Customer,

Would it surprise you to know that the entire Hein Company has been working from home for more than a month now? You may not have noticed because it truly hasn't changed HeinOnline operations one bit. Looking back, we're very lucky to say that we've been able to provide the same informational material, tools and features, customer service, and new content you've come to expect, regardless of whether we're at home or in the office. 

We hope you enjoy this overview of HeinOnline's activity over the past month, sent with love from our living rooms to yours. Start with our quick breakdown below, then keep reading for more!
Check IconCriminal Justice & Criminology Content Overhaul
With more than 2 million new pages of criminal justice and criminology content, we've completely revamped our database dedicated to the two disciplines. 
Check IconNew Author Profile Page Edit Features Now Available
After many customer suggestions, authors and authorized librarians can now edit author profile pages. Showcasing your work and accomplishments just got a lot easier! 
Check IconBLASE Wins the Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award
Our very own Business and Legal Aspects of Sports and Entertainment (BLASE) has been chosen for this prestigious award recognizing contributions to legal literature.
Check IconHeinOnline Has Now Integrated with NoodleTools
To enhance the research experience for our users, we're pleased to announce an exciting integration with NoodleTools, a popular online research management platform.
Check IconWorld Constitutions Illustrated Received Another Massive Update
Since January, we've enhanced World Constitutions Illustrated with updates to 17 countries and the addition of 71 new titles. Find out what was added below!
Check IconSignificant Addition to Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
More than 4,200 articles were added to Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (IFLP), a multilingual index to articles and reviews found in nearly 600 legal journals worldwide.
Check IconHeinOnline's U.S. Congressional Serial Set Expanded
In the past month alone, nearly 250,000 pages were added to our digitized Serial Set. Learn about the Defense Production Act in our most recent Secrets of the Serial Set. 
Check IconNew Issue of Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases
We're pleased to offer a special edition of ABA Supreme Court Preview for the May argument session, conducted by telephone conference in light of COVID-19. 

  • Updated Databases: 61
  • New Titles: 2,410
  • New Volumes: 3,326
  • New Pages: 940,422
  • Total Pages in HeinOnline: 183,645,097
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New Journals Added to HeinOnline This Month!
April 29, 2020 | HeinOnline Blog

With the April content release, we added 10 new journals (nine of which are active serials) and one new bar journal! Join us as we take a closer look at each of the new titles and their content. Be sure to keep reading for a brand new tip of the month!
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What's New in HeinOnline: April Content Release
May 4, 2020  | HeinOnline Blog

We’ve added a ton of content to some of our most popular HeinOnline databases! Check out all the updates from this month, along with our favorite titles from each addition.

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Major HeinOnline Database Revamp! Introducing Criminal Justice & Criminology
April 20, 2020 | HeinOnline Blog

For the past few months, the HeinOnline production team worked tirelessly to incorporate a massive update into one of our most popular databases, Criminal Justice in America. The unprecedented breadth of criminal justice and criminology content included in this addition (more than 2 million pages) led us to completely reorganize the database, subject-code the material, and give the collection a new and improved name more reflective of its new and improved content. 

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You Asked, We Delivered: New Edit Features Available for Author Profile Pages!
April 17, 2020 | HeinOnline Blog

HeinOnline’s Author Profile Pages have long been an essential feature for showcasing the scholarly work of HeinOnline authors. Many have asked us for the ability to edit their own author profiles, or the author profiles of faculty at their institution. We’re pleased to announce that we’ve now added these two features for your convenience!

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BLASE Wins the 2020 AALL Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award!
May 5, 2020 | Website

The Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award recognizes a significant textual contribution to legal literature. After recently amending their requirements to allow the submission of online products, AALL has chosen HeinOnline’s Business and Legal Aspects of Sports and Entertainment (BLASE) for this prestigious award! A comprehensive resource for sports and entertainment law, BLASE features thousands of topic-coded articles and hundreds of topic-coded cases, as well as government documents, court decisions, and informative scope notes from the editors.  

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HeinOnline Has Integrated with NoodleTools!
April 21, 2020 | HeinOnline Blog

As HeinOnline becomes increasingly vital to the general academic arena, we continue to honor our oldest and most important mission—to provide the best customer service in the industry. This means listening to the needs and wants of our customers, especially as the customer base expands. To enhance the research experience for all HeinOnline users—and particularly high schools, colleges, and universities—we’re excited to announce that we’ve integrated with NoodleTools, a popular online research management platform designed for any level of research experience. 

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HeinOnline's World Constitutions Illustrated: April 2020 Update
April 23, 2020 | HeinOnline Blog

Back in January, we updated researchers on the content that was released in the World Constitutions Illustrated database from October 2019 to January 2020. Since then, we’ve enhanced the database further with updates to 17 countries and the addition of 71 new titles. Find out what was added to this ever-growing resource.

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Significant Addition to Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
May 5, 2020 | HeinOnline Website

This month, more than 4,200 articles were added to HeinOnline’s Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (IFLP) database with the addition of issue 2019:3. This database is the preeminent multilingual index to articles and book reviews appearing in nearly 600 legal journals published worldwide.

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Secrets of the Serial Set: The Defense Production Act
April 28, 2020 | HeinOnline Blog

In the past month alone, nearly 250,000 pages were added to HeinOnline’s digitized U.S. Congressional Serial Set. Investigate the passage of the Defense Production Act with our most recent Secrets of the Serial Set, a blog series dedicated to unveiling the wealth of material hidden in this essential historical resource.

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New Issue of Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases
May 5, 2020 | HeinOnline Website

In light of ongoing concerns due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Supreme Court of the United States has decided to hear oral arguments during May by telephone conference. This argument session will include select cases originally scheduled for argument during March and April. We are pleased to offer this special edition of ABA Supreme Court Preview for this May argument Session. Volume 47, Issue 7 addresses several Supreme Court cases concerning trademark law, free speech, healthcare & religious freedom, Indian law, and congressional authority.

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Lend Hein a Hand
May 5, 2020 | HeinOnline Newsletter

Help us find missing titles to add to HeinOnline. If your library is in possession of this type of material and is willing to donate to us for digitization, please contact Chris Czopp at 716-882-2600 or cczopp@wshein.com


Where in the World Is Hein? (Virtual Edition)
May 5, 2020 | HeinOnline Newsletter

Wondering where you can meet up with our sales representatives? Check out our Tradeshow Calendar to see where we're making virtual appearances next!
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