Subject Guides: Philosophy

Core Databases

JSTOR
Substantive archive of philosophy journals, full text.

Philosopher’s Index
Indexing of journals and books of philosophy from 1940 to present. information about this database

Other Recommended Databases

Project MUSE
A full-text database with journal articles in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. information about this database

Popular Magazine and News Articles

LexisNexis Academic
Full text of thousands of newspapers, magazines, broadcast transcripts, business publications, legal materials, and more. information about this database

Library Catalogs

Trexler Library Catalog
To search for items held at Trexler Library, use the Trexler Library Catalog. Items listed in the catalog include books, journals, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, audiobooks, government documents, and more.

WorldCat
Search catalogs from libraries across the country and around the globe.  Items owned by Trexler Library show a Muhlenberg College Library icon.  Request items not owned by Trexler Library directly through WorldCat using the ILL (Interlibrary Loan) button. Items generally take 2-10 days to arrive.

Online Reference Sources

Encyclopedia of Buddhism
Good starting place, and well-documented, for Buddhist studies.

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
The purpose of the IEP is to provide detailed, peer-reviewed information on key topics and philosophers in all areas of philosophy. The Encyclopedia is free of charge and available to all users of the Internet world-wide.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Each entry is maintained and kept up to date by an expert or group of experts in the field. All entries and substantive updates are refereed by the members of a distinguished editorial before they are made public.