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A JSTOR success guide for libraries

Introduction to JSTOR Tutorial Videos

Current Training and Admin Resources

Documents and training videos have been updated to reflect new functionality and the multiple types of content now available on JSTOR. 

Basic search on JSTOR

For everyone

Find what you need quickly on JSTOR

Learn how to use the search results page to effectively expand and narrow your searches. (7 minutes)

Account creation

For everyone

Creating a personal account on JSTOR

Create a personal account and pair it to your institution for easy access to JSTOR from anywhere. (3 minutes)

Searching on JSTOR

For everyone

Quick search tips on JSTOR

Learn how to get started with basic search, advanced search and image search on JSTOR. (4 minutes)

Image search on JSTOR

For everyone

Quickly find the images you need on JSTOR

Learn how to find the work of an artist, images of the artist, and related content. (4 minutes)

Advanced search on JSTOR

For everyone

Advanced search on JSTOR

A quick guide to using subject, title, and item type searches to find the content you need. (8 minutes)

Save what you find on JSTOR to your Workspace

For everyone

Save what you find on JSTOR to your Workspace

Learn how to save content on JSTOR so you can easily find, cite, and download it. (3 minutes)

Using your JSTOR Workspace

For everyone

Using your JSTOR Workspace

Learn how to organize and download content into presentations or handouts. (3 minutes)

JSTOR Essential 1

For librarians

JSTOR for Admins: all the essentials

Review the essential JSTOR knowledge a librarian needs for the 2021-2022 academic year. (3 15-minute videos)

Combined usage stats report

For librarians

Check your image usage stats

Download a cross-platform report that shows usage of Artstor images on both Artstor and JSTOR. (1 minute)

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