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Using JSTOR Essential: Search Functionality & Features

The Merced College Library now subscribes to JSTOR Essential, a version of JSTOR which provides access to content from over 680 journals in the humanities and social sciences.


  • Accessing JSTOR
  • Creating a JSTOR account / logging in
  • Locating the Advanced Search
  • Refining results
  • Reading a record: Journal articles
  • Reading a record: Book Chapters
  • Downloading articles / chapters
  • Emailing articles/ chapters
  • Citing articles / chapters
  • Saving articles / chapters via folders
  • Identifying the Stable URL

Basic Features