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JSTOR provides access to more than 12 million journal articles, books, images, and primary sources in 75 disciplines

What is JSTOR?

​JSTOR (Journal Storage)

is a multidisciplinary database that covers over 75 different subject areas including: Business, Biology, Sociology, BioengineeringHistory, Psychology, Film Studies, Literature, and Archaeology among others. The library currently has access to Arts & Sciences Collections I- XIV, Business IV, Life Sciences and Sustainability,

Please note that JSTOR does not offer access to current content but rather its collections are comprised of the complete runs of journals with an embargo of the most recent 3 to 5 years. For more information about the JSTOR archival journals collections visit: For a general overview of JSTOR watch this video tutorial.

Using the Advanced Search

Download PDF version of ''How to Use JSTOR Poster"

How to access JSTOR?

To access JSTOR visit the Library Databases section of the library webpage. Off campus access will require a valid UPR-Mayaguez username and password.

Export Citations from JSTOR to Citation Manager

Click the link to get help when exporting citations from JSTOR to a citation management tool like Mendeley.

Contact Information

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Grisell Rodriguez
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UPR- Mayaguez - Library - GRIC (Graduate Research and Innovation Center)
Call Box 9000
Mayaguez, PR 00681-9000
787-832-4040, x6284
Skype Contact: grisrodrig