October 20, 2014 Leave a comment
Through an agreement with the Library of Congress, the publisher William S. Hein & Co., Inc. has generously allowed the Law Library of Congress to offer free online access to historical U.S. legal materials from their legal research resource, HeinOnline. These titles are available through the Library’s web portal, Guide to Law Online: U.S. Federal, and include:
- United States Code 1925-1988(includes content up to 1993)
- United States Reports v. 1-542 (1754-2004)
- Code of Federal Regulations (1938-1995)
- Federal Register v. 1-58 (1936-1993)
Researchers can download PDF files of up to 20 pages per download.
Hein authorized the Library to provide these historical U.S. federal legal materials to the public via the Internet “…as a donation to the Library and to the American public.”
These browsable resources will benefit all legal researchers everywhere by providing free online access to historical U.S. materials.