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JSTOR's Thesaurus

A look inside the creation and implementation of JSTOR's Thesaurus with librarian Sharon Garewal.

About this guide

Ever wondered how the search results you see are managed on the back end, or where those topic links come from? The JSTOR Thesaurus is the engine behind your searching! Learn more about it through this guide.

If you participated in our webinar "JSTOR's Thesaurus: Improving Discovery," you will find much of the same information here about how our Thesaurus was made and how it is used.

Please contact us with any questions or comments related to this guide or the webinar.

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