HeinOnline continues to innovate the process of legal research. In the past few years, this database has gained wide recognition for its comprehensive law journal collection, providing original page copies direct to the user's desktop. With subscribers greatly appreciating the value of digitized images in PDF, HeinOnline is expanding the content of its database and enhancing its search interface. Highlighted below are some of Hein's other database offerings, too good to miss. Legal Classics This database contains monographs from the late 18th through mid-20th century, written by well known legal scholars. This collection is searchable by title, author or subject. Federal Register and the Code of Federal Regulations These databases provide comprehensive resource coverage from their publication inception dates of 1936 and 1938 respectively. Although the CFR coverage currently only extends to 1985, additional years will be added. The Federal Register coverage to up to date. Treaties and Agreements Library This is the world's largest and most complete online collection of U.S. treaties and agreements and includes such prominent collections as the United States Treaties and Other International Agreements set (commonly referred to as the "Blue set"), as well as famous sets from Bevans, Miller, Malloy and others. World Trials Collection HeinOnline is currently digitizing hundreds of trials from the Cornell University Law Library's extensive collection of world trials. The first 100 titles were released in HeinOnline in April 2007, and new content for this collection will be updated on a regular basis. Philip C. Jessup Moot Court Library The Jessup collection in HeinOnline provides access to all of the top moot court competitions since 1960. Foreign & International Law Resources This database includes some of the world's best international law publications, from the in-depth coverage of publications of the American Society of International Law and prominent Yearbooks from around the world to the Hague Permanent Court of International Justice series and the publications of dozens of other highly respected publishers. Foreign Relations of the United States This series presents the official historical record of major U.S. foreign policy decisions and significant diplomatic activity from 1861 to 1975, as produced by the State Department's Office of the Historian. For a complete listing of the UW Law Library's HeinOnline subscriptions, see the HeinOnline Welcome page.
Submitted by Cheryl O'Connor on October 3, 2007
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