Resources for Research

Text Resources

  • Academia.edu is a platform for academics to share research papers, monitor deep analytics around the impact of their research, and track the research of academics they follow.
  • Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines. Includes most peer-reviewed online academic journals and books, conference papers, theses and dissertations, preprints, abstracts, technical reports, and other scholarly literature, including court opinions and patents.
  • The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy (IEP) provides detailed, scholarly information on key topics and philosophers in all areas of philosophy, written with the intention that most of the article can be understood by advanced undergraduates majoring in philosophy and by other scholars who are not working in the field covered by that article.
  • The Indiana Philosophy Ontology (InPhO) analyzes over 37 million words of philosophical content from the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, PhilPapers and HathiTrust/Google Books Collection
  • PhilPapers is a comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy maintained by the community of philosophers.
  • The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (SEP) organizes scholars from around the world in philosophy and related disciplines to create and maintain an up-to-date reference work.

Visual Resources

Audio Resources

  • FindLectures.com allows you to discover interesting topics that you might not think to look for, including collections of approachable academic lectures, conference talks, interviews, documentaries, and historically significant speeches.