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[[JSTOR]] (pronounced {{respell|JAY|stor}};<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.youtube.com/user/JSTORSupport|title=JSTOR Videos|accessdate=16 December 2012|publisher=YouTube}}</ref> short for ''Journal Storage'') is a [[digital library]] founded in 1995. Originally containing digitized back issues of [[academic journal]]s, it now also includes books and primary sources, and current issues of journals.<ref name="JSTOR glance"/> It provides full-text searches of almost 2,000 journals.<ref name="Annual Summary">{{cite web|title=Annual Summary|url=http://about.jstor.org/sites/default/files/misc/JSTOR-Annual-Summary_2012_v6.pdf|work=JSTOR|accessdate=13 April 2013|date=19 March 2013}}</ref> More than 8,000 institutions in more than 160 countries have access to JSTOR;<ref name="Annual Summary"/> most access is by subscription, but some older [[public domain]] content is freely available to anyone, and in 2012 JSTOR launched a program providing no-cost access to 3 items for a period of 14 days to old articles for individual scholars and researchers who register.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://about.jstor.org/download/file/fid/1423|title=Register and read beta}}</ref>
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[[JSTOR]] (pronounced {{respell|JAY|stor}};<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.youtube.com/user/JSTORSupport|title=JSTOR Videos|accessdate=16 December 2012|publisher=YouTube}}</ref> short for ''Journal Storage'') is a [[digital library]] founded in 1995. Originally containing digitized back issues of [[academic journal]]s, it now also includes books and primary sources, and current issues of journals.<ref name="JSTOR glance">{{cite web |url= http://about.jstor.org/sites/default/files/misc/jstor-factsheet-20120213.pdf |title= At a glance | format = [[PDF]] | publisher= JSTOR |date=February 13, 2012 |accessdate=December 1, 2012}}</ref> It provides full-text searches of almost 2,000 journals.<ref name="Annual Summary">{{cite web|title=Annual Summary|url=http://about.jstor.org/sites/default/files/misc/JSTOR-Annual-Summary_2012_v6.pdf|work=JSTOR|accessdate=13 April 2013|date=19 March 2013}}</ref> More than 8,000 institutions in more than 160 countries have access to JSTOR;<ref name="Annual Summary"/> most access is by subscription, but some older [[public domain]] content is freely available to anyone, and in 2012 JSTOR launched a program providing no-cost access to 3 items for a period of 14 days to old articles for individual scholars and researchers who register.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://about.jstor.org/download/file/fid/1423|title=Register and read beta}}</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 20:22, April 6, 2014

JSTOR (pronounced JAY-stor;[1] short for Journal Storage) is a digital library founded in 1995. Originally containing digitized back issues of academic journals, it now also includes books and primary sources, and current issues of journals.[2] It provides full-text searches of almost 2,000 journals.[3] More than 8,000 institutions in more than 160 countries have access to JSTOR;[3] most access is by subscription, but some older public domain content is freely available to anyone, and in 2012 JSTOR launched a program providing no-cost access to 3 items for a period of 14 days to old articles for individual scholars and researchers who register.[4]

References

  1. "JSTOR Videos". YouTube. Retrieved 16 December 2012. 
  2. "At a glance" (PDF). JSTOR. February 13, 2012. Retrieved December 1, 2012. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Annual Summary". JSTOR. 19 March 2013. Retrieved 13 April 2013. 
  4. "Register and read beta".