JSTOR Login Guide

Logging in from JSTOR's website

  • Click Login Through Your Library at the top of the page

The JSTOR website before you have logged in.

  • Under Search by Institution Name on the left side of the page, find either:
    • University of London: Online Library (to login with your portal password), or
    • University of London: External System (ATHENS) (to login with your Athens account)

The 'Login via an institution' page on JSTOR.

  • Click Login.

University of London: External System (Athens) or University of London: Online Library (Portal).

  • You will then be asked for either your Athens username and password, or your student portal username and password.

The Athens login page and the Portal password login page.

  • You will then be taken to the full text of the article.

TOP TIP: Select 'Register' in the top right corner to set up your own personal MyJSTOR account. By registering you can save your searches, and citations.


If you have any problems, please contact the Online Library team by email at onlinelibrary@london.ac.uk by telephone +44 (0)20 7862 8478 (between 09.00 and 17.00 London time), by the Enquiries Form, or by Ask a Librarian Live Chat.