Philosophy Research Resources

Academic OneFile - Journal articles from more than 8,000 scholarly and general periodicals across all fields of study. Indexing from 1980 to present; full-text from 1989 to present. Brought to you by the State of Michigan via the Michigan eLibrary (

Contemporary Women's Issues - Journals, books, and other resources relating to issues and events that influence women's lives in more than 190 countries. Topics include gender equity, women's health, equal rights, pay equity, reproductive rights, and women in the workplace. 1992 to present.

Chicago Manual of Style Online - The electronic version of the classic guide to documentary style.

CrossSearch – Access and search the NMU library databases.

Google Scholar - Journal articles, books, and other resources across many subjects. Provides a “cited by” feature to indicate other papers containing a source paper as a reference.

Humanities Full Text - Covers journals in all areas of the humanities, including humanities. Among the disciplines included are literature and language, history, philosophy, archaeology, classical studies, folklore, gender studies, performing arts, history, religion and theology. 1984 to present.

JSTOR - Complete, searchable, full text articles from over 1,000 core scholarly journals. 1878 to the most recent 1-5 years (varies by title).

MeLCat - The Michigan eLibrary Catalog is a catalog of the books, audios, and videos from approximately 250 Michigan libraries that you can request for pick-up at Olson Library. Use MeLCat to quickly request items not owned by NMU or NMU-owned items checked out to another user.

NMU Library Catalog - Provides the books, periodicals, and audiovisual materials available in Olson Library.

Oxford English Dictionary - The OED Online contains the Second Edition (1989), and the Additions Series (1993, 1997). It includes definitions, etymologies, and quotations.

Philosopher's Index - Journals, books, and anthologies covering scholarly works in philosophy. 1940 to present.

Project MUSE  - An interdisciplinary collection of over 300 high quality, peer reviewed journals in the humanities and social sciences.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy - Covers all aspects of Philosophy and Religion.

WorldCat (OCLC FirstSearch) - A catalog of books, sound recordings, artwork, and other resources from over 40,000 libraries. Brought to you by the State of Michigan via the Michigan eLibrary (