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November 14, 2019 | 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM EST

Copyright law and the public domain

Copyright is complicated. But we’re here to help! Marcie Kaufman, Counsel at ITHAKA, will discuss how US law determines whether a work is in copyright or in the Public Domain. She will also give an overview of the history of US copyright law and its resulting complexities for today’s users, and discuss tools, including our new Copyright Checkpoint, for helping users determine the copyright status of images, books, journals, and other textual materials. 45 min

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November 12, 2019 | 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM EST

JSTOR 201

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Ready to super-charge your research skills? Join this session in which we discuss ways to use the award-winning Text Analyzer, the JSTOR Workspace, our expanded Understanding Series, and explore JSTOR Daily as a vehicle for research and discovery. 30 min…

November 4, 2019 to November 8, 2019

JSTOR @ Charleston Conference 2019

Charleston, NC

Visit us at the Charleston Conference table 56 on Tuesday, November 5 to learn about the recent release of the South Asia Open Archives collection and our new contributed collections program. We also hope you’ll join us at one of the many panels and presentations representatives of JSTOR, Portico, and Ithaka S+R are taking part in:

November 5

Preconference: Hacking for Good: How libraries can ‘hack’ their systems and organizations to align with future outcomes and solve the

November 6, 2019 | 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM EST

JSTOR 101

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Get a jump start on JSTOR! Join us for a brief introduction to learn how to access, search, cite, and save your research. 30 min…

October 30, 2019 | 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM EST

Digitizing printed Arabic journals: is a scalable solution possible?

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Digitizing Arabic-language scholarly content presents a number of challenges: how can it be done cost-efficiently, accurately, and at scale? JSTOR recently concluded work on a National Endowment for the Humanities-funded project to investigate these questions. We invite you to join ITHAKA’s Anne Ray and John Kiplinger with Matt Miller from the Open Islamicate Texts Initiative as we discuss our approach…

October 24, 2019 | 1:30 PM - 2:15 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…

October 16, 2019 to October 20, 2019

Frankfurt Book Fair

Frankfurt, Germany

Visit us at this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair! We’ll be at booth 6.0/C37 and look forward to meeting with our current and prospective participants. Interested in scheduling a meeting? Let us know!…

October 16, 2019 | 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM EST

JSTOR 201

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Ready to super-charge your research skills? Join a 30-minute session in which we discuss ways to use the award-winning Text Analyzer, the JSTOR Workspace, our expanded Understanding Series, and explore JSTOR Daily as a vehicle for research and discovery. 30 min…

October 10, 2019 | 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM EST

JSTOR COUNTER Usage Statistics

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This webinar will cover access instructions for JSTOR Admin, and go in depth on how to retrieve and read usage statistics for the COUNTER 4 & 5 reports. Special attention will be given to the transition between C4 and C5 reporting standards, and what this means for calendar year usage reporting on JSTOR. We’ll also look at holdings files and other account information available in JSTOR Admin. 45 min…

October 8, 2019 | 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST

JSTOR 101

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Get a jump start on JSTOR! Join us for a brief introduction to learn how to access, search, cite, and save your research. 30 min…