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How do I set up a CustomLink to JSTOR?

JSTOR is an independent, nonprofit organization with a mission to create an archive of important scholarly journals, which offer broad access. It includes archives of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as select monographs and other materials valuable for academic work. The entire corpus is full-text searchable, offers search term highlighting, includes high-quality images, and is interlinked by millions of citations and references. You can link directly from search results in the EBSCOhost databases to the full text on JSTOR.

JSTOR full text linking 

To link from EBSCO to JSTOR:

  1. Log in to EBSCOadmin at http://eadmin.ebscohost.com.

  2. Click the Site/Group Maintenance button, then click Go below CustomLinks.

  3. Click Add New CustomLink.

  4. Select Copy from existing CustomLink and click Continue.

  5. Select Full Text from the Category drop down list.

  6. Click ++show other available CustomLinks.

  7. EDS Customers select JSTOR (all content).

  8. Under Local Collections for Filter, select the JSTOR collections that you subscribe to.

  9. Complete the remaining fields that meet your library's needs and click Submit.

  10. Next, add the link to your profile. Click the Customize Services tab, select your profile and then click the Linking sub-tab.

  11. Click the Modify link to the right of CustomLinks.

  12. Click Add New CustomLink and mark the Select box to the left of the JSTOR you just added.

  13. Click Submit. Your changes are saved. Repeat steps 12-15 for any other profiles to which you want to add your CustomLink.

Note: If you would prefer to have EBSCO Technical Support set up the link for you, you can submit your request http://support.ebscohost.com/contact/askus.php, or call Tech Support at 800-758-5995.

 

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