New collection on HeinOnline: Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law is a new collection on HeinOnline that brings together legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. It includes every statute passed by every colony and US state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported US state and federal cases on slavery. More than 1,000 books, pamphlets, and periodicals on the subject of slavery are also included in the collection.

To find out more, see HeinOnline’ Quick Reference Guide to this collection: http://heinonline.org/HeinDocs/SlaveryQRG.pdf

For help with navigating the content, you may find it useful to view HeinOnline’s YouTube guide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CT2DpH2_nO0

HeinOnline is a subscription database from William S. Hein & Co., Inc. It is available onsite in IALS Library for academic use, and offsite for University of London staff and postgraduate students with an IALS Library card. To access the database simply follow the link to HeinOnline from the Electronic Law Library: http://ials.sas.ac.uk/library/legal-databases-and-digital-resources/electronic-law-library. For offsite access you will be prompted to enter your name and Library barcode number.

If you have any questions please contact ials@sas.ac.uk.