William S. Hein & Co., Inc. has been serving the law library community for nearly 90 years. Today in honor of Library Week, we take a look back at the history of the Hein Company and how it has grown to meet the changing needs of the library community.
How It All Began
Our true beginnings can be traced back to the early 1920s, when Fred O. Dennis began selling law books and legal forms from his office in Buffalo, NY. At the time, Ohio’s numerous county law libraries were in need of the session laws and other reports from all of the states in the Union. Dennis began to network on a nationwide scale,