Contact for Assistance: Library Liaison for Philosophy
Complete collections of many Philosophy, Political Science and other journals. The collections begin as far back as the 1880s and go until (typically) five years ago. Very few current journals.
Other Databases that may have some items in Political Science
- Project Muse
Full-text journals from Johns Hopkins University Press, emphasizing humanities and social sciences. Provided by ELM: Electronic Library for Minnesota
- Academic Search Premier
Broad database with both Academic and general periodicals articles. Many fulltext, though some citation only. Provided by Electronic Library for Minnesota.
- CQ Researcher
Founded in 1923 as Editorial Research Reports, CQ Researcher report offers in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, politics, etc.
- Electronic Collections Online
General subjects. Miscellaneous full-text journals available to the WSU community; includes Academic Press Journals.
- Editorials on File
Twice monthly it provides newspaper editorials, on selective issues. Each binder has a cumulative index in the back; provides select editorials and also a brief overview/chronology an issue.
Location(s): Ref D839 E3
- FirstSearch Complete
Over 60 different databases available covering all areas of study. Includes: Dissertation Abstracts International, Social Sciences Index, and others. Access requires password, inquire at Reference Desk.
Full text for newspapers, court opinions, statistical tables, congressional documents, and business trade journals. One can find opinion editorials from U.S. and world newspapers. Law review articles can also cover ethical issues.
- National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature
Georgetown University's Kennedy Institute of Ethics provides links to important indexes and catalogs for bioethics resources. It links to "ETHX on the Web: A Bibliographic Database on Bioethics and Professional Ethics," "Genetics and Ethics Database." It also links to resources on bioethics from the National Library of Medicine (NML) databases such as PubMed.
To see if WSU has access to a resource you will need to check WSU's MnPALS catalog for books and video titles and use the "WSU Periodicals link" to check for access for specific journal titles.
Internet Links by Subject: Philosophy
The combined catalog from over 72,000 libraries, including the Library of Congress through FirstSearch.
For nonjournal information, try these Web sites.
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