Publication dates on JSTOR range from 1665 to the present, but not all titles have current issues on JSTOR. Consult with a librarian if you don't find what you need.
Is all journal content on JSTOR peer reviewed?Nearly all of the journals collected in JSTOR are peer-reviewed publications, but the archives also contain primary sources and content that is much older than today's standard peer-review process.
Why can't I access the full-text of all content on JSTOR? Libraries can select different collections on JSTOR, and your library may not subscribe to all collections. Contact your librarian for more information.
What is the "moving wall?" Much of the journal content on JSTOR has a "moving wall," a set period of time (usually three to five years) between a journal issue’s publication date and its availability as archival content on JSTOR.
Using the Outline Builder
Using the Outline Builder: learn how to use the outline builder to start papers and create annotate citation lists within JSTOR.
Organizing your research with My Lists
Using My Lists on JSTOR: create citations lists on JSTOR for every paper and project.
Using Ebooks on JSTOR
JSTOR now includes the full-text of more than 50,000 ebooks. Watch this one-minute video to learn more.
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