HeinOnline Newsletter | October 2020
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October 2020 Newsletter

Dear Valued Customer,

The chill is starting to set in and the leaves are starting to turn—fall has officially begun! Grab your favorite pumpkin-spiced beverage and enjoy the new content HeinOnline has in store for you this month. 

Remembering Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
On September 18, the nation lost one of its biggest social justice warriors. Ruth Bader Ginsburg served on the Supreme Court of the United States for nearly three decades, championing women's rights and fighting against gender discrimination. Find an overview of her life and legacy in this month's updates below. 

Content Release Summary:
  • Updated databases: 49
  • New titles: 825
  • New volumes: 1,862
  • New pages added last month: 774,964
  • Total pages in HeinOnline: 188,743,511
New Journals Newsletter

New Journals Added to HeinOnline This Month!
September 29, 2020 | HeinOnline Blog

With the September content release, we added 11 new journals, including six new Taylor & Francis titles that are also being added to the Criminal Justice & Criminology database. Join us as we take a closer look at each of the new titles and the type of content they cover.
Content Release Newsletter

What's New in HeinOnline: September Content Release
October 1, 2020  | HeinOnline Blog

The Law Journal Library continues to grow with the addition of 11 new journals. The Legal Classics Library now includes 115 new documents, and the U.S. Congressional Documents database now includes nearly 200 new hearings, 98 new CRS reports, and 12 new committee prints. That's not all! Read up on the rest of our substantial updates this month.
Civil Rights Database

New Database: Civil Rights and Social Justice
October 1, 2020 | HeinOnline

Today, HeinOnline releases a new database, Civil Rights and Social Justice, now included in all HeinOnline Core subscriptions and available free to any organization or institution. During this crucial year in history, Hein is proud to offer a resource that can help its customers understand the roots of the fight for equality, how far our nation has come in that fight, and how much we have yet to improve. 

Executive Privilege Database

New Database! Executive Privilege
September 3, 2020 HeinOnline Blog

To help understand this mighty but ill-defined power, HeinOnline’s new Executive Privilege database provides primary and secondary source material such as government documents from the executive, legislative, and judicial branches and related books and scholarly articles. 
New Feature in MyHein

HeinOnline's Personal Research Tool Just Got More Personal
September 28, 2020 | HeinOnline Blog

New feature alert! Do you have favorite databases in HeinOnline that you use on a regular basis? Do you wish they were easily accessible? Well, thanks to a customer suggestion, users can now mark databases as favorites to push them to the top of their HeinOnline welcome page using their MyHein account. 

New Hackney Titles

New Essential Sports Law Titles Available from Hackney Publications!
September 9, 2020 | HeinOnline Blog

Issues in collegiate and professional sports are a hot-button research topic. For several years, we have partnered with Hackney Publications, a publisher of sports periodicals, to bring relevant and exciting sports content to our users. We introduced three titles initially, and are pleased to announce the recent addition of nine new Hackney Publications.

Preview of the U.S. Supreme Court Cases

New Issue of Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases Was Added
September 28, 2020 | HeinOnline 

Volume 48 #1, the first issue of Preview of the United States Supreme Court Cases for this Supreme Court term, has been published and is now available in HeinOnline. 

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Highlight

I Dissent: The Life and Legacy of the Incomparable Ruth Bader Ginsburg
September 23, 2020 HeinOnline Blog

On September 18, the nation lost one of its biggest social justice warriors, Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She was the second female Supreme Court Justice, after Sandra Day O'Connor, to serve on the Court, and was well known for her fiery dissents, her tireless fight for gender equality, and her ability to overcome adversity. 
Supreme Court Nominee

Everything You Need to Know About Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett
September 30, 2020 HeinOnline Blog

On September 26th, President Donald Trump nominated Amy Coney Barrett, a conservative federal appeals court judge, to succeed Ginsburg. If confirmed, Barrett would keep the number of women serving on the Court three, joining Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan. She would also become the youngest member of the Court, and most importantly, she would shape a 6-3 conservative majority.
TOTW: Restatements

Tip of the Week: Locating Restatements of the Law
September 11, 2020 HeinOnline Blog

HeinOnline hosts both current and archival Restatements of the Law in its American Law Institute Library. Have you ever tried to use HeinOnline's Restatements and weren't sure where to begin? No worries, we've got four different methods to get you started.

SOTSS: Red Scares

Secrets of the Serial Set: The Red Scares
September 24, 2020 HeinOnline Blog

Since its initial release in October 2018, nearly 6.5 million pages and more than 8,000 volumes have been added to the Serial Set. In the past month alone, the Serial Set grew by more than 650 volumes and 330,000 pages. Read up on this month’s Secret of the Serial Set—an exploration of the Red Scares that dominated the first half of the twentieth century and forever impacted U.S. politics, defense, and foreign policy.
TOTW: Statutory Authority

Tip of the Week: Locating the Statutory Authority of a Regulation
September 18, 2020 HeinOnline Blog

Congress often times will pass a statute and then grant an administrative body or agency the authority to issue rules and regulations based on that law. Users can locate such federal rules and regulations in HeinOnline's Code of Federal Regulations. Explore how to locate the statutory authority for a regulation using a CFR citation. 

Title Changes

Notification of Title Changes
October 1, 2020 | HeinOnline Newsletter

Review new title and publication changes so you can accurately update your records!
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Lend Hein a Hand
October 1, 2020 | 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

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