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An overview of scholarly resources in philosophy

Ebooks at UChicago Library

As of May 2024, the Library has a significant backlog of ebooks records to add to our catalog. The easiest way to locate ebooks owned by UChicago Library is to search ArticlesPlus for the title and author.

See also the Library's guide How do I find e-books?

Below are links to some of our Philosophy ebook collection in various publisher databases.

Catalogs for Finding Books

Use the Catalog to find books and e-books at the Library. To find books beyond the Library, use WorldCat, which is especially useful for discovering what other libraries own a particular title and for placing an interlibrary loan request.


Book Reviews

Looking for book reviews? Start with a title search in Philosopher's Index. Then, try other options.

Subject Specialist

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Useful Information

Find It!
When searching databases, the Find It button, when present, can be used to locate an item in the Library Catalog, to gain access to the full-text of an article, or to send an interlibrary loan order..

Proxy It!
Get access to library resources from off campus with ⇒ ProxyIt! ⇐. For Chrome, Firefox or Safari, drag the link to your bookmarks tool bar. For Internet Explorer, right-click on the link and select "Add to Favorites...".

Purchase Request
The Library welcomes suggestions for the acquisition of materials which support the University's teaching and research programs. Use this form to submit a request.  It will be routed to the appropriate subject specialist for consideration.