Features a diverse group of humanities titles and content from 15 countries, including premier titles such as The American Scholar, RSA Journal, and The Black Scholar.

Language and literature

Language and literature journals cover a range of subfields, from rhetoric and composition to literary criticism. Of particular note is The American Scholar, published by the Phi Beta Kappa Society. This collection also strengthens JSTOR’s core language and literature scholarship with journals such as JAC, The Conradian, Discourse, Studies in the Novel, Marvels & Tales, and The Transatlantic Review. International titles of note are Langages and Langue Française.

The American Scholar DiscourseStudies in the NovelThe Transatlantic Review


History journals examine a broad geographical and chronological range. Notable titles include the Journal of Moravian History, founded in 1858, The Eighteenth Century, and Historical Reflections/Reflexions Historiques, a journal that takes an interdisciplinary approach to history. This collection also features state historical journals and regionally focused titles such as New York History and Southern California Quarterly.

Journal of Moravian History The Eighteenth CenturyHistorical Reflections/Réflexions HistoriquesNew York History

Art history, architecture, and archaeology

Features publications in art and art history from notable museums and societies. Important titles include the Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts, Source: Notes in the History of Art, and the multidisciplinary RSA Journal, published by the Royal Society of Arts for more than 200 years. Architecture and architectural history titles include ANY: Architecture New York, Log, Future Anterior: Journal of Historic Preservation, History, Theory, and Criticism, and AA Files. Scholarship in archaeology is represented with journals such as Antike Kunst and Studies in Pre-Columbian Art and Archaeology.

Source: Notes in the History of Art RSA JournalLogFuture Anterior: Journal of Historic Preservation, History, Theory, and Criticism


This collection offers a range of disciplines in the humanities including religion, music, philosophy, library science, and bibliography. A group classical studies journals includes Latomus, Hermathena, and Rheinisches Museum für Philologie. Interdisciplinary titles widen the scope of the collection with area-focused journals such as Bulletin d’études orientales, Asia Major, and The Black Scholar.

Latomus HermathenaAsia MajorThe Black Scholar