Philosophy Search Engines

  • Noesis—A limited area search engine for open access, academic philosophy on the Internet. An excellent tool for research. Searches will cover the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, and many other open access sources. Using this search engine is likely to minimize returns for unreliable sources of information.

Philosophy Sites

Undergraduate Philosophy Journals, Conferences, and Essay Contests

Guides to Good Writing

General Guides

A Classic

A Classic Revised

A Brief Summary of MLA Style for Research Papers

Two Good Lists of Additional Resources

Guides to Writing Good Philosophical Essays

Brief Guides

Slightly Longer Guides

Detailed Guides

Tips on the Writing Process

Graduate Study in Philosophy