New Hein Online Collection: Congress and the Courts

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • April 10, 2017

Below is the Hein Online description of the collection.

This library, featuring William H. Manz’s Congress and the Courts: A Legislative History 1787-2010, brings together materials reflecting congressional concern with the composition and structure of Article III Courts and …

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New from Hein Online: Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • October 10, 2016

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law

From the Introduction:  …

Slavery in the United States remains the focus of most scholarly interest. The bulk of the material in this HeinOnline library—Slavery in America and the

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New on Hein Online: UNC Press Law Publications

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • October 4, 2016

This unique collection contains more than 100 titles from the internationally acclaimed University of North Carolina Press. These UNC Press publications cover a variety of timely topics and include both current and historical titles. These books can also be found …

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HeinOnline Android App

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • May 25, 2016

HeinOnline offers apps for iPhone/iPad and just introduced an app for Android too.  The Android app will allow users to view and download PDFs, access content by citation, browse by volume, navigate a volume with the electronic table of contents, …

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Hein Online United Nations Law Collection

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • February 8, 2016

The Hein Online United Nations Law Collection contains exact reproductions of major United Nations legal publications, including the complete collection of the United Nations Treaty Series, the League of Nations Treaty Series, the Monthly Statement of Treaties & International Agreements, …

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HeinOnline Sources: National Survey of State Laws

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • February 2, 2016

Many of the most discussed and controversial of contemporary legal issues–child custody, gun control, orders of protection, and animal welfare, for example–are governed by state law.  These are only a few of the topics included in the new HeinOnline collection, …

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HeinOnline Sources: Religion and the Law

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • January 31, 2016

The HeinOnline Religion and the Law collection contains more than 1,500 titles and 770,000 pages of books, periodicals, and bibliographies. It is a great starting point to find information on the development, history, organization, and fundamental principles of various world …

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HeinOnline Enhancements to ScholarCheck

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • January 10, 2016

HeinOnline recently added two new enhancements to ScholarCheck.  The first enhancement includes citations from Restatements of the Law which will now appear in inline hyperlinks (highlighted in blue).  This will direct the user to the referenced section in the citation.  …

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HeinOnline New Supreme Court Library Enhancement with Oyez

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • December 13, 2015

HeinOnline recently announced a new enhancement in the Supreme Court Library that links with Oyez.  Oyez is a free law project multimedia archive that offers Supreme Court transcripts, searchable audio, case summaries, decision information, and opinions. Within HeinOnline, Oyez will …

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HeinOnline Video: Searching 101

  • By Hofstra Law Librarians
  • November 22, 2015

HeinOnline recently posted a new video tutorial entitled “Searching 101.”  The tutorial will help users get started with searching from the Welcome Page and within a collection. It also provides basic  information on HeinOnline functionality,explores search tools/syntax, and more.  Click …

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