Jstor

Use

The navigation here is straightforward. Material retrieval is also easy, thanks to advanced search features using multiple criteria and boolean operators. Documents downloading is provided according to policy guidelines and in various pdf resolutions

Searchability

Advanced search capability is available for subscribers through boolean operators and refining search criteria

Downloading

JSTOR has adopted, among its own policy guidelines, the use of pdf format in low and high resolution. This technical choice allows to reduce considerably the downloading speed

Navigational Aids

Users can find some help in a site navigation guide, search tips and FAQs (though not so easy to find)

User Friendliness

A basic but useful interface design includes standardized paths and frames. Also, thematic categories are well organized