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An overview of scholarly resources in philosophy

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.

Collections of e-Books

Search for E-Books Using the Catalog.

Find Ebooks available through Library sources.

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

Some of the following collections contain free full-text access to titles out of copyright (Google Book Search, HathiTrust, and Open Library). Others are paid subscriptions (Intelex Past Masters, Oxford Scholarship Online, and Springer e-books).


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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Anne Knafl
Joseph Regenstein Library, Room 462

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.