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Philosophy: A Guide to Research

This guide contains information about conducting scholarly research in philosophy and other resources to help with the research process.

Philosophy-specific Databases

Online Resources

The following online resources contain more background information about philosophy.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy 

An excellent resource for undergraduate students. Entries have extensive bibliographies.

The Galileo Project

A resource from Rice University about the life and work of Galileo.

Project Gutenberg

This resource has free texts from philosophers such as Plato and Aristotle. 

General Databases

This list of databases are general databases that include resources from across most disciplines and subjects. They may be a good starting point for your research.