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A Librarian's Guide to JSTOR


Need eye-catching materials to announce the availability of JSTOR? Looking for a logo for your website?

We've got a great illustrated poster that uses a comic book format to introduce JSTOR to students. You can download a digital copy (link below the image) or request printed copies

Promotional Slides

Other materials

In addition to printed posters, we also have JSTOR bookmarks and other items such as stickers and pens. Contact us to request a package of these promotional items.

JSTOR logos

You are welcome to use the JSTOR logo on materials distributed to your users or on your institution’s web pages to announce your participation in JSTORWe have created digital logos that may be downloaded and used in print or online materials. 


Small logo | Medium logo | Large logo

JSTOR® and the JSTOR logo are trademarks of JSTOR, and are Registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. We ask that you be aware of the following restrictions on the use of the JSTOR name and logo:

  • You may not use JSTOR's name or logo for any purpose other than as set forth above, except as specifically approved by JSTOR. Under no circumstance may JSTOR's name or logo be used in a way likely to cause confusion as to the origin of JSTOR's or other services.
  • You may not alter the appearance of the logo. JSTOR reserves the right to review your use of JSTOR's name or logo, and you agree to provide JSTOR with access to your site to review your use of the name or logo. JSTOR may require you to discontinue any such use.

JSTOR Coloring Pages

Just for fun, we've created some JSTOR coloring pages from the logo and from images found in early issues of academic journals. Click on the small images below to get larger versions for printing. Enjoy!

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