JSTOR is a digital library for the intellectually curious. Their ambition is to help everyone discover, share, and connect valuable ideas. JSTOR provides access to more than 12 million journal articles, books, images, and primary sources in 75 disciplines. JSTOR collaborates with the academic community to help libraries connect students and faculty to vital content.

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Portico is one of the leading digital preservation services in the world. It allows Libraries and publishers to remain confident that their e-journals, e-books, and digitised collections are accessible to researchers, scholars, and students in the future.

eBooks (EBA, DDA, Pick & Mix)

Choose from 70,000 DRM-free eBooks from scholarly publishers, integrated with journals and primary sources on JSTOR. The collection includes both backlist and frontlist titles, and there are no limitations on the number of uses or downloads.

Primary Sources

Access more than two million primary sources across four collections: Global Plants, 19th Century British Pamphlets, Struggles for Freedom: Southern Africa, and World Heritage Sites: Africa.

Archive Collections

Enjoy access to more than two thousand journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. JSTOR offers 15 Arts & Sciences collections that span 60 disciplines, and the Life Science Collection comprises more than 160 journals in the field sciences, and broad coverage of the health sciences.


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