Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

History resources on JSTOR: Home

JSTOR is an online digital library of academic journals, ebooks, and primary sources. 

Access to Content on JSTOR

Your library's access to JSTOR may be limited to certain journals, books, and primary sources. Contact your library for more information.

JSTOR Daily: Politics & History Feed

Read our online magazine that connects news and current affairs with related scholarship on JSTOR. It's a great source of ideas for paper topics and classroom discussions.

Loading ...

Search JSTOR for Articles and Ebooks in History


Or, browse all journals and ebooks on JSTOR in History or related disciplines:
Economics | History of Science & TechnologyLawPolitical Science
Also, look at the links under "Area Studies" for specific geographical/cultural studies.

About the History Content on JSTOR

  • There are more than 300 authoritative history journals on JSTOR, with deep coverage of American history as well as world history. The content is strong in analysis across periods and cultures, with intersecting research in philology, historiography, and more.
  • Many U.S. state historical society journals and magazines are also available.
  • In addition to the broad coverage in journals, JSTOR also includes more than 25,000 history ebooks from leading publishers and university presses.

Top History eBooks on JSTOR

A People’s History of Modern Europe
Blinders, Blunders, and Wars: What America and China Can Learn
War, Strategy and History: Essays in Honour of Professor Robert O’Neill
Dictionary of World Biography
Britain, France and the Decolonization of Africa: Future Imperfect?
Making the White Man's West: Whiteness and the Creation of the American West

Off campus?

Having trouble getting access to JSTOR? See the JSTOR Support site for help logging in from an offsite location.

Get Help with JSTOR

JSTOR Website & Technical Support

Twitter: @JSTORSupport
(888) 388-3574, toll free in the United States 
(734) 887-7001, local and international
M - F, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EDT (GMT -4:00)

Follow us

JSTOR is part of ITHAKA, a not-for-profit organization helping the academic community use digital technologies to preserve the scholarly record and to advance research and teaching in sustainable ways.

©2000-2019 ITHAKA. All Rights Reserved. JSTOR®, the JSTOR logo, JPASS®, Artstor® and ITHAKA® are registered trademarks of ITHAKA.