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Resources available for the study of Philosophy

Philiosophy Journals

Basic Databases for finding Philosophy

The following services are recommended for use by first-year students and nonmajors.

Print Journals and Abstracts

The Reference Section in Helm Library has many print journal indexes & abstracts from allied fields that contain materials on philosophy and ethics. Some of the major ones are listed below with their call numbers.

Databases from Allied Fields

Many other fields have materials that are related to philosophy. This is particularly true of sociology, which has historically had a great overlap. However, education, psychology, and other fields also have an overlap with philosophy. Art and music cover articles on aesthetics, and you can find biomedical ethics articles in the medical and nursing databases.