Philosophy & Religion Databases
Recommended starting places
Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost)
A large academic multi-disciplinary database providing indexing for over 8,000 journals and full text for nearly 4,700 (including more than 3,600 peer-reviewed journals). PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for some journals.
Oxford Handbooks Online
The prestigious Oxford Handbooks are now available online as a collection in four subject modules: Business & Management, Philosophy, Political Science, and Religion. Each handbook takes an aspect of its discipline and unpacks it, explaining the key issues, the classic and contemporary debates on those issues, and setting the agenda for how those debates might evolve. Introductory and yet sophisticated, the handbooks offer authoritative and trustworthy guides to the scholarship that defines the field.
POIESIS - now called Philosophy Online
Searchable access to the full text of hundreds of philosophy journals and series.
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
(reference resource, encyclopedia)
A project from Stanford University, this encyclopedia is a dynamic reference work with entries maintained and kept up to date by an expert or group of experts in the field.
Humanities International Complete (EBSCOhost)
Indexing and links to full text content for over 1,700 journals in the humanities, as far back as 1929 for some titles. Includes all data from American Humanities Index and Humanities International Index plus unique full text content.
More choices may be found on the General Arts and Humanities page.
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