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This guide provides resources that are specific to doing research in Philosophy


This guide includes key recommended resources for doing research in Philosophy. Use the tabs on the left-hand side to navigate pages of this guide.

The resources include reference sources such as specialized encyclopedias and dictionaries; links to essential databases for finding sources; information about how to search for a variety of sources (books, articles, journals, theses, and multimedia); and citation/style guidance.

If at any point you have questions or recommendations for this guide, please do not hesitate to contact me!

Resources During COVID-19

Contact your Librarian for research help! See contact below.

Humanities Librarian

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Paizha Stoothoff
Librarian for English, Modern Languages & Literature, and Philosophy.

Research Help:
Email me for appointment at
John F. Kennedy Memorial Library
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8300