HeinOnline Latin American Core Collection

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HeinOnline Latin American Core Collection

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  • HeinOnline Latin America Core Collection

    This customized collection was created in cooperation with vLex and is an exclusive offering. It is comprised of the collections listed, and additional databases may be added on an a-la-carte basis.

  • ABA Law Library Collection Periodicals

    This collection includes more than 2,700 mentions of Latin America. This collection digitizes ABA Law
    Library Collection Periodicals, along with 44 periodicals previously only available to ABA section members.
    It provides access to current volumes of included periodicals and covers all subject areas of American law. Publications from the ABA Center for Professional Development’s National Institutes from 2012 to date are
    also included.

  • American Law Institute Library

    Contains full runs of the Institute’s Annual Reports, Proceedings, Annual Meeting Speeches, and the Institute’s newsletter, The ALI Reporter. It also includes both current and archival Restatements of the Law, Uniform Commercial Code, Model Penal Code, ALI-ABA
    Periodicals, and the Statement of Essential Human Rights (a pioneering ALI project of the mid-1940s).

  • Law Journal Library

    The collection overall includes more than 2,300 law and law-related periodicals. Coverage is from the first issue published for all periodicals and goes through the most currently published issue allowed, based on contracts with publishers.

  • Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS)

    Including over 3,400 documents relating to Latin American-U.S. relations. The Foreign Relations of the United States series began in 1861 during the Lincoln administration and now comprises of more than 800 volumes. It presents the official documentary historical record of major U.S. foreign policy decisions and significant diplomatic activity.

  • Harvard Research in International Law

    The collection includes access to the reprint of The Harvard Research in International Law as well as Contemporary Analysis and Appraisal. It also includes links to law review articles from within the Law Journal Library that are written by the contributors to the Harvard Research in International Law.

  • Immigration Law & Policy in the U.S.

    This monumental collection includes more than 1,400 mentions of Latin America and is a compilation of the most important historical documents and legislation related to immigration in the United States as well as current hearings, debates and recent developments in immigration law. This first comprehensive database includes BIA Precedent Decisions, legislative histories, law and policy titles, extradition titles, scholarly articles, an extensive bibliography, and other related works.

  • Intellectual Property Law Collection

    This collection includes more than 6,500 mentions of Latin America with millions of pages of legislative histories, treatises, documents, classics, and more relating to copyrights, patents, and trademarks, this collection allows researchers to search across all intellectual property law materials in one database. Notable titles include: Legislative History of the 1909 Copyright Act (1976), Kamenstein Legislative History Project: A Compendium and Analytical Index of Materials Leading to the Copyright Act of 1976, and William Robinson’s Law of Patents for Useful Inventions. This library also features CFR Title 37, U.S. Code Titles 17 & 35, Manual of Patent Examining Procedure, and more!

  • New York Court of Appeals Record and Briefs

    The New York Court of Appeals Records and Briefs collection in HeinOnline contains coverage from 1 NY3D and is updated on a monthly basis.

  • New York Legal Research Library

    This specialized library includes the reports and opinions of the New York Attorney General, the New York State Register, Tax Cases, New York State Session Laws, New York Law Journals, the New York State Bar Association Journal, legal classics from or about New York, New York trials, New York Codes prior to 1923 and State Reports.

  • State Attorney General Reports & Opinions

    Attorney General Reports & Opinions constitute, for each state, an integral element in its framework of governing law, and have the characteristics of both primary and secondary authority. This collection includes access to the State Attorney General Reports & Opinions for all fifty states as well as Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Also includes access to the Opinions of the Office of Legal Counsel of the United States Department of Justice and the Official Opinions of the Attorneys General of the United States.

  • Taxation & Economic Reform in America, Part I & II, 1781-2010

    This historical archive contains thousands of volumes and millions of pages of legislative history materials and other documents. It includes the complete Carlton Fox Collection which contains nearly 42 years of historical legislation related to the internal revenue laws from 1909-1950. It includes more than 100 other legislative histories related to taxation, economic reform, and stimulus plans.

  • Code of Federal Regulations/Federal Register

    HeinOnline’s Federal Register coverage is comprehensive and begins from inception (1936). The Federal Register is updated daily in HeinOnline, which means you can always access material from the previous business day. Coverage of the CFR is also from inception (1938) to current. Additional documents include the United States Government Manual from inception (1935) and the Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents from inception (1965).

  • U.S. Presidential Library

    HeinOnline’s U.S. Presidential Library includes titles such as Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Public Papers of the Presidents, CFR Title 3 (Presidents), Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents, and other documents related to U.S. presidents.

  • U.S. Attorney & Department of Justice Collection

    This collection includes the opinions of the U.S. Attorney General (both the Official Opinions of the Attorney General of the United States as well as the Opinions of the Office of Legal Counsel of the United States Department of Justice).

  • U.S. Supreme Court Library

    Complete coverage of the official U.S. Reports bound volumes as well as preliminary prints, slip opinions, and books and periodicals related to the U.S. Supreme Court are included in this library.

  • United Nations Law Collection

    This 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, UNCITRAL Publications, UNIDIR Publications, the United Nations Legislative Series and much more. Finding Aids and additional features make it easy to pull up a UN Treaty by entering a UNTS Citation, search for a UN Treaty, and link to law review articles that cite a UN Treaty.

  • World Constitutions Illustrated

    Latin America is mentioned more than 9,200 times across this collection. This library enables legal scholars to research the constitutional and political development of every country in the world. It includes the current constitution for every country in its original language format and an English translation, as well as substantial constitutional histories for countries such as Australia, Brazil, China, France, Mexico, the United Kingdom, and many more. It also includes constitutional periodicals, thousands of classic books, other related works such as the World Fact Book, links to scholarly articles and online resources, and bibliographic references.

  • World Trials Library

    This collection includes thousands of trials including complete sets of American State Trials, Howell’s State Trials, and the Nuremburg Trials. It also includes famous trials from Philadelphia’s Jenkins Law Library, Cornell University, and the University of Missouri-Columbia’s trials collections. It contains trial transcripts, critical court documents, and trial-related resources such as monographs which analyze and debate the decisions of famous trials, as well as biographies of many of the greatest trial lawyers in history.

  • Additional Databases of Interest

    Please contact us for additional HeinOnline Databases:

    - Foreign & International Law Resources Database
    - History of International Law
    - Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
    - Israel Law Reports
    - Kluwer Law International Journal Library
    - Parker School of Foreign & Comparative Law Publications
    - World Treaty Library

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