Jstor

Content

An excellent tool for search and downloading full-text articles from the most important international PS journals. Records are provided in a wide range of formats: from journals and articles lists, to abstract and full-texts.

Selection

Publications are being selected according to several criteria, such as journal's institutional subscribers, quoting analysis, recommendations from experts in the field, publication length of time

Format

Records are provided in a wide range of formats: from journals and articles lists, to abstract and full-texts. Metainfo and permanent links are also available, thus helping users in locating and storing their research results

Information density

This is one of the few services providing the complete collection of many relevant journals in the PS field since their very first issues; other areas provide an equally comprehensive record collection

Content Pertinence to Political Science

The available journals are among the most relevant in the discipline, even if mainly US-centered, and the general content is relevant for PS studies

Updating Rate

As an access service, JSTOR is updated continuously according to the "moving wall" policy (a time period between the last issue available in JSTOR and the current published issue)