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Books are located on the upper floor (001-841) and the lower floors (841-999) of the library at the Lampeter campus. It is important to search the library catalogue in order to find specific titles. Some relevant classification numbers for Philosophy are listed below:
|180||Ancient, Medieval and Oriental Philosophy|
|190||Modern European Philosophy|
|701||Philosophy of Art|
Many of our e-resources require you to login using your university IT account.
The main collection of Philosophy print journals is located at the lower floor while the latest journals are displayed on the ground floor of the library at the Lampeter campus. It is important that you use the catalogue to locate individual journal titles. Some useful journals are listed below. Many of our journals are also available electronically.
A selection of full text e-journals as well as the indexes and abstracts are available via the library. Many of our e-resources require you to login using your university IT account.
To search for full text e-journal articles by subject, you can go to the library catalogue or go to specific e-journal resources on the E-Journal Collections. Some useful e-journal collections for Philosophy are:
The easiest way to find full text e-journal articles is to use the library catalogue. E-journal titles can be located using the E-Journal search. Below are links to some useful e-journal titles for Philosophy:
- The British journal of aesthetics
- Critical inquiry
- Continental philosophy review
- Journal of the history of ideas
- Journal of the history of philosophy
- Philosophy : the journal of the Royal Institute of Philosophy
- Philosophy and phenomenological research
- Philosophy East and West
A complete list of journal collections can be viewed at Electronic Journals A-Z list.
The Library subscribes to a number of e-resources, of which the following might be useful:
ATLA Religion Database supports religious and theological scholarship in education and research. It contains thousands of citation from international titles and multi-author works in the field of religion.
Education Source is the most authoritative online resource for education research. It offers the world's largest and most complete collection of full-text education journals.
Religion and Philosophy Collection is an essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies, providing a comprehensive full-text source of content as it pertains to the topics related to and discussed in disciplines of religion and philosophy.
A complete list can be viewed at All Resources.
- A brief guide to writing philosophy papers
- Davidhume.org: dedicated to the works of David Hume
- EpistemeLinks.com: categorized philosophy resources
- The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (IEP) is a peer-reviewed scholarly resource.
- Internet for Philosophy - A free "teach yourself" tutorial on Internet information skills for philosophy
- Noesis: philosophical research online is a specialist philosophy search engine.
- Philosophy Now
- Scholarly Societies Project: philosophy societies
- Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy