How do I get to JSTOR?


To get to the database JSTOR, we recommend one of the two options below:

Option 1

  1. Go to the YU Libraries home page at
  2. Type 'JSTOR' in the Omni search box and click the Search button.
  3. Once you see the result page, look for the Resource Type facet on the left side menu. Expand this facet by selecting the Show More option from the list. 
  4. Select Other from the expanded menu. You will see the database listed at the top of the result page.

Option 2

  1. Go to the YU Libraries home page at
  2. Select the Research Guides option right below the Omni search box.
  3. In the upper right corner of the page, click the Go to A-Z list button.
  4. Once you see the full list of the databases available, you can browse the list alphabetically or type 'JSTOR' in the search box in the upper right corner.
To access the database you will need to sign in using your Passport York account.



  • Last Updated May 11, 2021
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  • Answered By Betty Irving