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Recommended Databases: Philosophy

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Philosophy is among the fields in the humanities covered in this database. Indexing for nearly 700 journals extends back to 1910 and full-text is available for articles from over 300 journals.

JSTOR offers full-text articles from over 2,000 core journals in many academic disciplines including Philosophy. Coverage in JSTOR usually starts with each journal's first issue and ends 3-5 years before the most recently published issues.
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The Philosopher's Index provides abstracts covering research in virtually all of the philosophical disciplines, including aesthetics, metaphysics, philosophy of language, and political philosophy. Coverage is from 1940 to the present, and includes peer-reviewed literature from articles and monographs. The collection consists of approximately 550 journals from more than 40 countries.

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Project Muse offers full-text articles encompassing many academic disciplines including Philosophy. Full-text coverage for each journal varies but usually starts in the mid- to late- 1990s.

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