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A JSTOR success guide for libraries

Training resources for librarians and educators

JSTOR training is free, and delivered via on-demand webinars or by video. 


A current list of platform education sessions and other special topics webinars (both live and prerecorded) is maintained on the Webinars page.


Video training

Our recommended core training video series includes:

All JSTOR training is virtual and offered on-demand to enable library staff and researchers to fit the training into their own schedules. All sessions include instructions on how to contact JSTOR Support for assistance.

Reuseable Slide Deck: Finding and using images on JSTOR

Sample page from A JSTOR Training Deck

Our reusable Google slide deck "Images on JSTOR: A Training deck for reuse by anyone" can be copied and adapted for your own use as needed. We will periodically update this deck as the JSTOR platform continues to evolve. 

This slide deck contains:

  • Key points on image features
  • Suggest activities for students
  • Links to training videos and relevant JSTOR support pages

Please save this link and check for updates as you prepare for back to school presentations and workshops.

LibGuides for everyone

Robust research LibGuides for JSTOR are available here on this site ( and help all types of researchers use JSTOR most effectively. All guides are open and free, and Springshare library customers are welcome to copy the subject and how-to guides to their own LibGuides sites and customize them with library branding and additional information.

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