Learning at Work Week, Day 5: Access Academic Journals with JSTOR

Do you ever wish you could take your research to the next level? JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources, used by schools and universities across the world. It contains a vast array of academic articles from journals, books, images and other resources. It covers over 90 different subject areas, including;

  • International Studies
  • Business & Economics
  • Labour & Employment Relations
  • History
  • Science & Mathematics
  • Social Sciences
  • Cultural Studies
  • Education
  • Environmental Studies
  • Gender Studies
  • Geography
  • Political Science

and many more…

Individuals are able to read articles online free of charge. Just create a free personal account and you will be able to read up to 100 articles per month. Some publishers don’t allow their articles to be included in the free program but many do, making it a really useful addition to your research project.

Click here to get started. https://www.jstor.org/

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