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Journal Articles

The Philosopher's Index Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Index to journals in philosophy with some linked full text.

PhilPapers Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
PhilPapers is a comprehensive directory of online philosophical articles and books by academic philosophers.

PhilSci Archive Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Welcome to PhilSci-Archive, an electronic archive for preprints in the philosophy of science. PhilSci-Archive invites submissions in all areas of philosophy of science, including general philosophy of science, philosophy of particular sciences (physics, biology, chemistry, psychology, etc.), feminist philosophy of science, socially relevant philosophy of science, history and philosophy of science and history of the philosophy of science.

Academic Search Complete Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
Index and full text of magazines, newspapers, reports, conference proceedings, and scholarly journals in a wide variety of disciplines.

ATLA Religion with Full Text Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Index and full text of biblical studies, world religions, church history, and religious perspectives on social issues.

DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
DOAJ is a database of more than 4,000 open access, peer-reviewed journals.

Project Muse Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Full text of 124 journals published by the Johns Hopkins University Press; covers 1995-present in most cases.

Publications in the Field

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Search for a journal, magazine, or other periodical by its exact title, the beginning words of the title, or words within the title. You can also browse by Category for journals in your field of interest.

Reference Materials

Encyclopedia of Aesthetics On campus use only
Includes more than six hundred essays, alphabetically arranged, on approximately four hundred individuals, concepts, periods, theories, issues, and movements in the history of aesthetics.  Each entry includes a bibliography for further reading.
Call Number: REF BH56 .E53 1998

Encyclopedia of Philosophy On campus use only
This ten-volume encyclopedia of philosophy is the second edition of the classic  Macmillan Encyclopedia of Philosophy, and includes lengthy, detailed articles on all topics in philosophy. Each entry is written and signed by an expert in the field and includes a bibliography for further reading.
Call Number: B51 .E53 2006

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy Unrestricted Resource Some full text available Resource contains images
An online encyclopedia of philosophy compiled by experts in the field. Each entry is signed and includes a bibliography for further reading.

Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Ethics Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Explores the intersection between biblical sources and ethical issues, both historical and modern, through overviews of everything from ethics in books of the Bible to modern movements and hot-button issues, such as capital punishment, bioethics, and abortion.

Oxford English Dictionary Online Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
The complete Oxford English Dictionary online (OED), including several additions and alterations, making it more up-to-date than the printed version.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (SEP) Unrestricted Resource Some full text available Resource contains images
An online encyclopedia created and updated by experts in the field of philosophy. Entries are detailed, lengthy, and include bibliographies for further study.

Ebooks

Google Book Search Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Google Books contains thousands of books that have been digitized. Books under copyright are available as a limited preview only, while books in the public domain are often available in their entirety.

Project Gutenberg: Philosophy Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Philosophical works in Project Gutenberg's catalog are listed in roughly chronological order by subject.

Reformational Publishing Project Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Scanned copies of almost one hundred and twenty titles on Dooyeweerdian philosophy, many of them in the original Dutch.  This project will be an ongoing one and will add new features at a later date. The list can be searched either by author, or by title.

Dissertations

Open Access Theses & Dissertations Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
OATD.org aims to be the best possible resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world. To the extent possible, the index is limited to records of graduate-level theses that are freely available online.

(If you're looking for a dissertation and don't find it here, ask the library and we can try to request a copy for you.)

ProQuest Open Access Dissertations and Theses (PQDT Open) Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
PQDT Open provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge. You can locate dissertations and theses relevant to your discipline, and view the complete text in PDF format.

(If you're looking for a dissertation and don't find it here, ask the library and we can try to request a copy for you.)

Websites

GlobeEthicsLib Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
A multilingual online library offering access free of charge to full-text articles, journals, books and other resources on ethics topics.
Note: Free registration required to access content

Google Scholar Unrestricted Resource
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.

Philosophy in Cyberspace Unrestricted Resource
Philosophy in Cyberspace is an extensive, annotated guide to philosophy-related resources online, divided into eight major categories. All resources are hand-selected on the basis of quality and usefulness to the academic philosophy community.

Philosophy Research Base Unrestricted Resource
Erratic Impact's Philosophy Research Base is categorized by history, subject and author. Integrating text resources with the best online resources, this study guide attempts to aid both academic and general interest in all philosophical genres and their related fields.

TPM Online Unrestricted Resource
TPM Online is one of the web sites of the international philosophy magazine, TPM: The Philosophers' Magazine. Site offers blog posts, quotations, and interactive activities.

Organizations

American Philosophical Association Unrestricted Resource
The American Philosophical Association was founded in 1900 to promote the exchange of ideas among philosophers, to encourage creative and scholarly activity in philosophy, to facilitate the professional work and teaching of philosophers, and to represent philosophy as a discipline. Website features news, meetings, job postings, publications, and other related information.

American Philosophical Society Unrestricted Resource
An eminent scholarly organization of international reputation, the American Philosophical Society promotes useful knowledge in the sciences and humanities through excellence in scholarly research, professional meetings, publications, library resources, and community outreach. Website resources include online image exhibitions, information about meetings, events, and grants, and APS publications

Society for Women in Philosophy Unrestricted Resource
The Society for Women in Philosophy was started in 1972 to promote and support women in philosophy. SWIP holds divisional meetings, meetings in conjunction with the meetings of the American Philosophical Association, and it publishes newsletters.