Periodicals Archive Online (PAO) is an online periodical archive that makes the backfiles of periodicals in the humanities and social sciences available electronically, providing access to the full text of a of digitized periodicals that have been indexed in its sister database, Periodicals Index Online. PAO offers access to international, scholarly literature in the humanities and social sciences disciplines from 1802 to 1995 in thirty-seven key subject areas. The database combines six separate collections that offer a total of 500 full-run titles spanning 200 years, and contains over 1.7 million articles. Collection 7 is not included in this agreement. Each collection is a closed set with no new journal content being added. PAO content includes more than 60 foreign-language titles. Apporoxiately 20% of each collection is non-English language content. PAO collections are complementary to JSTOR collections.
YES: You may include material from this resource in course packs, which are compilations of articles for use by students in a class.
YES: You may include material from this resource in course management systems like ACORN (Moodle).
The licensee and authorized users may incorporate parts of the licensed materials in course management systems like ACORN (Moodle).
Linking is also allowed: You can create a persistent electronic link to an individual article or ebook.
Instructions for creating a persistent link.
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