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HeinOnline Adds New Database: Gun Regulation and Legislation in America

Posted by Joan Bellistri on April 27, 2018

HEIN gun regs

HeinOnline is the “World’s Largest Image-Based Legal Research Database” and “is a premier online database containing more than 155 million pages and 200,000 titles of legal history and government documents in a fully searchable, image-based format. HeinOnline bridges the gap in historical research by providing comprehensive coverage from inception of more than 2,500 law-related periodicals.”  HeinOnline is available on all court computers @ heinonline.org. (Click on the Login button in the upper right corner.)

Read more about this new database here. But don’t forget about all of the other resources on Hein such as access to journals, law reviews, early American case law and English reports.


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HeinOnline Announces UNC Press Law Publications Are Now Available Free of Charge for All U.S. Core Subscribers

Posted by Joan Bellistri on October 28, 2016

HeinOnline is available in the Anne Arundel County Public Law Library on all of the library’s computers. HeinOnline provides access to “the world’s largest image based legal research database.”  This includes access to a vast collection of legal journals, classic legal treatises, and more.

In August, Hein “added more than 120 legal titles from the University of North Carolina Press to all U.S. Core Subscribers completely free of charge.”  This addition brings  the total number of pages on HeinOnline to 137,643,146.

According to Hein’s Press Release: The UNC Press has a national and international reputation for publishing quality books. Established in 1922, the UNC Press was the first university press in the South and one of the first in the entire nation. These UNC Press publications cover a variety of timely topics and include both current and historical titles. These books can also be found throughout HeinOnline in their subject-appropriate collections. HeinOnline is proud to partner with UNC Press to add valuable content to our database while simultaneously providing extensive exposure for all included titles.


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