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PHIL 440 - Civic Engagement: Journal Articles
This guide identifies library resources to support your research related to Philosophy 440 course work.
A journalis a publicationin any medium issued under the same title in a succession of discrete parts, usually numbered (or dated) and appearing at regular or irregular intervals with no predetermined conclusion. It is devoted to disseminating original research and commentaryon current developments in a specific discipline, subdiscipline, or field of study.
Check the Journals List to see if the University Libraries has the journal, newspaper, or magazine for which you are looking.
Looking for Articles
The University Libraries' A-Z Databaseslist contains databases available to the USD communication for locating scholarly articles. Use the Subject dropdown list to choose 'Philosophy' to see philosophy-specific databases.
Key Databases for Philosophy
PhilPapers- A comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy maintained by the North American philosophy community. Monitors all sources of research content in philosophy, including journals, books, open access archives, and personal pages maintained by academics. Through a partnership with the Philosophy Documentation Center, also hosts the largest open access archive in philosophy.
JSTOR- contains full-text, scholarly articles for important philosophy journals.
Project Muse- contains full-text journals in literary theory, classics, history and cultural studies, philosophy, film, theater and performing arts, political science, and mathematics
Web of Science - created as an index to the citations in academic papers, it is now an index to a wide variety of philosophy content, especially in those topics that cross other with science or social science topics.