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March 26, 2020 | 1:30 to 2:30 PM EST

Flip the deficit script!

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How to build strengths-based information literacy instruction and programs

What if we made students’ life-research experiences the focus of curriculum design for information literacy?

Join the authors of two recent publications* who will share the findings of their study and discuss the connections between students’ real-world information-seeking experiences and academic research:…

March 8, 2020 to March 11, 2020

JSTOR @ ER&L 2020

Austin, TX

Join JSTOR and Artstor at the Electronic Resources and Libraries Conference! Stop by booth #705 to pick up some swag and learn about our recent initiatives. We look forward to discussing how we can boost the impact of libraries’ special collections, as well as our own latest collections and research tools.

We’ll also be participating in the following sessions:

Unlocking the value of the monograph

Date: Monday, March 9
Time: 3:00- 3:45 PM
Location: Room 104…

February 18, 2020 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

JSTOR for Admins

*New content!* This webinar will demonstrate all the features available to you as an account administrator for JSTOR. We’ll cover the new books usage reports, access methods, usage statistics, plus resources for making JSTOR findable and usable for your institution! 1 hr

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February 13, 2020 | 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM EST

JSTOR for Admins

*New content!* This webinar will demonstrate all the features available to you as an account administrator for JSTOR. We’ll cover the new books usage reports, access methods, usage statistics, plus resources for making JSTOR findable and usable for your institution! 1 hr

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February 4, 2020 | 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM EST

Discover JSTOR’s tools for advanced research

The JSTOR platform is continually evolving to support new approaches to research, adding value for you, your faculty, and students. Let’s take a deep dive into some of the ways new tools can support the work of more advanced researchers. The powerful Data for Research tool, our Topic Pages (generated from the JSTOR Thesaurus), and the Understanding Series enhance discovery and analysis of the scholarly content on the platform. 45 min.

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January 29, 2020 | 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM EST

JSTOR: The year in review

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What a year it was! Come for a tour of the most important JSTOR highlights of 2019, including content additions, platform updates, and new initiatives. 45 min…

January 24, 2020 to January 28, 2020

JSTOR @ ALA Midwinter 2020

Philadelphia, PA

Join us at the American Library Association Midwinter Conference booth 1220, pick up some swag, and learn about recent and upcoming initiatives, including the new option to share your library’s collections openly on JSTOR!

Also, don’t miss JSTOR Associate VP of Journals and Books John Lenahan in “OA Monograph Implications on Tech Services” on Saturday, January 25 at 1:00 PM. The panel will discuss a variety of scenarios related to open access monograph publishing and its effects on library…

January 23, 2020 | 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM EST

How to build search skills with JSTOR

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This webinar will highlight several features of JSTOR that can help students build search skills and craft better research strategies. The session will cover: search tips for JSTOR’s Basic and Advanced Search; overlooked features that can enhance the discovery of content; and Text Analyzer, a new type of search that helps find relevant content and scaffold knowledge in new areas. 45 min…

January 14, 2020 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

JSTOR for Admins

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This webinar will demonstrate all the features available to you as an account administrator for JSTOR. We’ll cover access methods, usage statistics, plus resources for making JSTOR findable and usable for your institution! 1 hr…

January 9, 2020 to January 12, 2020

JSTOR @ MLA 2020

Seattle, WA

JSTOR will be at the Modern Language Association Annual Convention booth 402. Visit us to learn about our Lives of Literature collection, developed with feedback from MLA members to support the deep study of writers associated with core literary movements. The collection is free to use through February 2020!…