Project MUSE Journals Agreement 2018-2020

  • Start: 1 Jan 2018
    Expiry: 31 Dec 2020
  • Description:

    Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social science content for the scholarly community. MUSE is a trusted source of complete, full-text versions of scholarly journals from many of the world's leading university presses and scholarly societies, with over 120 publishers currently participating.

Product overview

The publisher offers the following main collections:

  • Premium
  • Standard
  • Basic Research
  • Basic College
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences

The following subject collections are also available.  Content includes:

  • Arts Collection - 48 titles
  • Asian Studies Collection - 36 titles
  • History Collection - 62 titles
  • Literature Core Collection - 81 titles
  • Literature Expanded Collection - 80 titles
  • Philosophy and Religion Collection - 47 titles

Details of titles in all collections are available. Institutions can also use the Collection Comparison Tool to compare collections by title.

The list of publishers included in Project MUSE is available.

A holdings comparison chart is available to support subscription analysis.

Project MUSE is a not for profit publisher and is unable to include journals published by for-profit companies. Please see here for information that explains their structure. MUSE is also unable to include journals which are freely available elsewhere online to avoid charging its library customers for content that they can get for free elsewhere on the internet.

Project MUSE participates in Knowledge Unlatched's Anti Double Dipping Alliance.

Institutions are free to renew the collection of choice for 2018 (and in subsequent years) and are not required to maintain the same collection taken in the previous year. Institutions are free to downgrade or upgrade. Usage statistics are also available via JUSP for a detailed usage review (for participating institutions). An early payment discount is available for the 2019 and 2020 renewals. This agreement is invoiced in US$.

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