Periodicals Index Online

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Periodicals Index Online is an international multidisciplinary index to the contents of more than 6,000 journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Over one hundred journal titles in more than 60 foreign languages are included. Indexing covers the entire run of the journal title from start date to 2000 or a ceased publication date.


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Dates covered

1665 - 2000 with some more recent material.

Updating frequency

Continual updating.


More than 6,000 journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.

Type of coverage

Keyword, subject, author, title and journal name indexing with citations and links to full-text articles in JSTOR and Periodicals Archive Online (when available).

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