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Resource Guide:
Philosophy

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
General PhilosophyB
Ancient Philosophy (600 BC - 430 AD)B 108-708
Medieval Philosophy (430-1450 AD)B 720-765
Renaissance PhilosophyB 770-785
Modern Philosophy (1450 AD - )B 790-5739
Logic, formal and informalBC
Speculative PhilosophyBD
MetaphysicsBD 95-131
EpistemologyBD 143-236
MethodologyBD 240-255
OntologyBD 300-450
CosmologyBD 493-701
Philosophy of mindBF
AestheticsBH
EthicsBJ
Religious EthicsBJ 1188-1295
Evolutionary, Genetic, Monistic EthicsBJ 1298-1392
Individual Ethics. Virtues and VicesBJ 1518-1697
Social Ethics. EtiquetteBJ 1801-2195

Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy, African
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Philosophy and Religion
  • Civilization, Western, Philosophy
  • Crow Indians, Philosophy
  • Philosophy in Literature
  • Philosophy, Marxist
  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich
  • Deconstruction
  • Existentialism
  • Phenomenology
  • Pragmatism
  • Free Will and Determinism
  • Values

Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Philosophy of social scienceH 61 .R668 2008
Political philosophyJA 71 .S476 2008
Reasons without rationalismBJ 1521 .S48 2007
Arguing about the mindBD 418 .A74 2007
Practical reflectionB 105 .A35 V44 2007
The intrinsic worth of persons: contractarianismBJ 1500 .C65 H36 2007
Contemporary debates in metaphysicsBD 95 .C66 2007
Philosophy for beginnersB 72 .O7 2000
The philosophy of philosophyB 53 .W495 2007
The Encyclopedia of philosophyREF B 41 E5

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • American Philosophical Quarterly
  • Ancient Philosophy
  • British Journal of Aesthetics
  • Contemporary Philosophy
  • Dialogue
  • Ethics and Education
  • Inquiry
  • International Philosophical Quarterly
  • Journal of Ethics
  • Journal of Symbolic Logic
  • Law and Philosophy
  • Mind
  • Monist
  • Review of Metaphysics
  • Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
  • Telos
  • Theory and Decision

Selected Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.