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Loyola University Chicago Libraries


Locate core research resources in philosophy and ethics

Databases for Philosophy

Databases provide information about journal articles as well as other materials which might include books, book chapters, dissertations, or conference proceedings.

  Guidance on selecting the right research database for your purposes is a click away. 

View a comparison table on Philosopher's Index, PhilPapers, and JSTOR. 
Read the Choice reviews of Philosopher's Index and PhilPapers.

General and Multidisciplinary Databases

Databases Containing Dissertations and Theses

Dissertations and theses written at Loyola University Chicago have records in the Dissertations and Theses database; use the universities/institutions index to limit a search accordingly. 

Google Scholar

Set Loyola University Chicago as your library in Google Scholar and your results lists will include links to articles in our library's e-journal collections.  Start at this settings page and search for Loyola in the text box.  From the results list, choose Loyola University Chicago Libraries - Find it at Loyola and then click the blue save button near the bottom of the page.

Conduct a Google Scholar search and you will see the full text links on the right side of the results list.