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E-book Guide: JSTOR


Books from various publishers and fields.

Personal account

Create personal account to:

  • Save your favourite e-books
  • Use folders to organize your research
  • Share your folders with others
  • Read a limited number of free articles


Read more about the benefits of an individual account.

Using JSTOR e-books

Can I find JSTOR e-books from Aalto-Primo: Yes, all purchased titles

User license: Unlimited user license

Off campus use (for Aalto University researchers and students): Yes, use the Aalto-Primo e-book link

Digital Rights Management (DRM) protected titles: No

Help for using Ebook Central books:

WHAT ELSE? JSTOR provides access to more than 6,500 Open Access eBooks on its platform.

Offline use

Download to computer or mobile devices: Yes

  • File format: PDF
  • Software requirement: Adobe Reader
  • Download period: no limits

Download to e-book reader: Yes, if the e-book reader device supports the e-book format

Printing and copying

Printing and copying: Yes, a reasonable amount of pages for personal use.

You can print JSTOR chapters and files after downloading the PDF file of the title. Printing is not yet available directly from the article preview.