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This guide will help you find resources on philosophy.


This guide includes major databases to help you find what you need.
Use the tabs to find background, articles, books, primary sources, etc.

A quick note about the categories:

  • Background Information includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographical sources, statistics & data, and other kinds of information that will give you an overview or context.
  • Class Guides provide deeper coverage of subject resources.

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