Would you like to know more about a philosopher or a philosophical topic or concept? The featured titles below are available both online and in print.
Welcome to Auburn University Libraries' research guide for philosophy. This website serves as your gateway to the library's philosophy resources. For information about specific types of resources, click on the tabs above. If you have questions about conducting research in philosophy, please contact me!
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If you are looking for an introduction to a particular philosopher or philosophical topic, reference sources such as encyclopedias and dictionaries are a good place to start. Companions and guides also cover key thinkers, concepts, and topics:
- Blackwell Companions to Philosophy
- Blackwell Philosophy Guides
- Oxford Readings in Philosophy
- Routledge Companions (Sample search in library catalog: routledge companion aesthetics)
Cambridge Companions (Sample search in library catalog: cambridge companion plato)