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Philosophy and Church History/Doctrine Librarian
Background on a Philosopher or a Topic
Use these additional encyclopedia to learn more about a philosopher or philosophical topic. These sources can help give you background on your topic but also provide a very valuable bibliography which you can use for further sources for your research.
Find an Article on a Topic or a Philosopher's Work
Enter your keywords to search these additional databases for peer reviewed articles on your topic or about a philosopher's work.
Index of over 2 million works of philosophy scholarship. Browse by topic on the main page or search by keyword.
Religion and Philosophy Collection (EBSCO)
Religion and Philosophy Collection is a comprehensive database covering such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. This database offers more than 300 full text journals, including more than 250 peer-reviewed titles, making it an essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies. In addition to the full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for all journals in the database. he majority of full text titles are available in native (searchable) PDF, or scanned-in-color. Full text information in this database dates as far back as 1975.
Religion & Philosophy Collection (Gale)
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines of interest to both researchers and general users. The database offers balanced content that covers topics across a wide range of philosophies and religions.
Find a Digital Copy of a Classic Text
Use these databases to find a digital scan of a text by a major thinker who published their book before about 1930.
Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
Contains English & foreign language titles published in the United Kingdom between 1701 and 1800, along with thousands of important works from the Americas.150,000 works covering the American Revolution, French Revolution, and Industrial Revolution.
Early English Books Online (EEBO)
Over 125,000 titles published between 1475-1700. Includes publications in all subjects and music & provides the facsimile of each work.
Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO)
NCCO includes full text images of monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, photographs, statistics, and other kinds of documents in both Western and non-Western languages from the late 18th century into the early 20th century.
An online archive of searchable scans from newspapers spanning 1690-2019. Broadest coverage in the early to mid-20th century.
This ProQuest database provides full text of more than 700 U.S. and international news sources. Includes The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, and the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires. Years of coverage vary by title but typically back to 1980.
Vast collection of digitized books predating 1923. Simple navigation and search inside capability.