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A subject guide for the Department of Philosophy

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Welcome to the Philosophy Subject Guide

This guide provides students of Philosophy with information about the Library, it will help you to understand what the Library provides, which resources to use and how to use them. 

The guide includes details of the relevant online and print resources, with links to key titles and databases included throughout. The guide also provides support to use the Library's resources effectively, including how-to videos and details of further training available through Library@Skills.

Subject Collections

The Philosophy printed collection is located in the UCL Main Library,  there are also off-site stores for rare and valuable special collections and the lesser used, older material.

The Library provides online access to a huge range of materials. Here are some of the key databases in this subject, providing online versions of everything from works of philosophy, to criticism, to historical newspapers:

Further information about all these resources and more can be found in this guide.

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