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JSTOR: The Scholarly Journal Archive

Archive of scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, sciences and mathematics; Coverage is volume 1 of each title until 3-5 years ago (embargo period varies by title).

Publication Details

  • Time-span Dates Vary
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • License Information http://about.jstor.org/
  • Publisher JSTOR
  • Languages English
  • Resource Types Article Database
  • Description JSTOR is a full-text journal database which provides access to more than 1,200 titles in the fields of African-American studies, anthropology, architecture, Asian studies, biological sciences, botany, ecology, economics, education, film, finance, folklore, history, language, literature, mathematics, middle east studies, music, philosophy, political science, population/demography, religion, sociology, and statistics. Coverage begins with volume one of each title and continues to within 3 to 5 years of the most current issue, depending on the title. The "moving wall" represents the time period between the last issue available in JSTOR and the most recently published issue of a journal; it is specified by publishers in their license agreements with JSTOR. Graphs, photographs, and other images are included. UW-Madison Libraries have acquired the following JSTOR collections: Arts & Sciences I-XIV; Biological Sciences; Business; Ecology & Botany I-II; Health & General Sciences; Ireland; Language & Literature; Music. (Updated irregularly)