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November 8, 2017 | 3:00-4:00 PM EDT

JSTOR Platform Overview

Whether you’re new to JSTOR, or just need a refresher after your summer away, please join us for this general platform overview. We’ll cover how to use the content and features of JSTOR, and how to administer your institution’s participation. We hope you can attend!

Can’t make the live event? Register for the webinar and we’ll send you a link to the recording and accompanying materials.

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October 22, 2017 to October 24, 2017

JSTOR @ SAIS

Atlanta, GA

Learn more at the SAIS conference website.…

October 17, 2017 | 3:00-3:30 PM EDT

JSTOR for Administrators

Are you an account administrator for JSTOR? Join us for a 30-minute webinar that will cover access methods, usage statistics, and resources for making JSTOR findable and usable for your institution.

Can’t make the live event? Register for the webinar and we’ll send you a link to the recording and accompanying materials.

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October 11, 2017 to October 15, 2017

JSTOR @ Frankfurt Book Fair 2017

Frankfurt, Germany

Visit us at 6.0/C 39! Learn more at the Frankfurt Book Fair website.…

October 12, 2017 | 10:00-10:30 AM EDT

The JSTOR thesaurus: improving discovery on the platform

Join Sharon Garewal, Senior Metadata Librarian, for a 30-minute introduction to JSTOR’s subject thesaurus and how we’re using it to improve discovery for researchers.

Launched in 2013, the thesaurus comprises several source thesauri and controlled vocabularies and currently includes more than 48,000 primary terms. Sharon will cover the development and maintenance of the thesaurus, and how the terms are being applied on JSTOR to improve searching and evaluation of the content.

Can’t make the live

October 5, 2017 | 3:00-4:00 PM EDT

Teaching with images across disciplines

Teachers of art and art history are no strangers to using images in their lectures. But did you know that images can be used to enhance teaching and studying other subjects?

In this webinar we will discuss the many subjects that invite fuller illustration, including the social sciences, environment and climate change, human geography and immigration, and the history of science and medicine, to name just a few. We will also talk about how the methods

October 4, 2017 | 3:00-4:00 PM EDT

JSTOR Platform Overview

Whether you’re new to JSTOR, or just need a refresher after your summer away, please join us for this general platform overview. We’ll cover how to use the content and features of JSTOR, and how to administer your institution’s participation. We hope you can attend!

Can’t make the live event? Register for the webinar and we’ll send you a link to the recording and accompanying materials.

Register now

October 3, 2017 | 2:00-2:30 PM EDT

JSTOR’s thesaurus and improving platform discovery

Join Sharon Garewal, Senior Metadata Librarian, for a 30-minute introduction to JSTOR’s subject thesaurus and how we’re using it to improve discovery for researchers.

Launched in 2013, the thesaurus comprises several source thesauri and controlled vocabularies and currently includes more than 48,000 primary terms. Sharon will cover the development and maintenance of the thesaurus, and how the terms are being applied on JSTOR to improve searching and evaluation of the content.

Can’t make the live

September 20, 2017 | 3:00-3:30 PM EDT

JSTOR for administrators

Are you an account administrator for JSTOR? Join us for a 30-minute webinar on access methods, usages statistics, and resources for making JSTOR findable and usable for your institution.

Register now

September 5, 2017 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

JSTOR platform overview for librarians

Whether you’re new to JSTOR or just need a refresher, please join us for this general platform overview. We’ll cover how to use the content and features of JSTOR, as well as background information on ITHAKA, our parent organization.

Register now