This guide includes resources that will assist you in completing your class assignments and research. Most of these resources are freely available online; however, only WSU students, staff and faculty may access resources with the icon. If you have any questions, please get in touch with your librarian via the contact information to the right.
Databases (back to top)
Humanities Full Text
Full-text access to current content from high quality, peer-reviewed journals in the humanities and social sciences, including literature and criticism, history, visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, and economics. Coverage varies.
SAGE Journals Online
Online access to journals published by SAGE Publications in a broad range of disciplines including business, humanities, medicine, social sciences, science and technology.
Organizations (back to top)
American Philosophical Society
An eminent scholarly organization of international reputation, the American Philosophical Society promotes useful knowledge in the sciences and humanities through excellence in scholarly research, professional meetings, publications, library resources, and community outreach. This country's first learned society, the APS has played an important role in American cultural and intellectual life for over 250 years.
Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy
Welcome to the Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy (SAAP). SAAP exists to advance American philosophy by promoting interest and research in its history, encouraging original and creative work in its spirit, and providing forums for the exchange of information and ideas.
Reference Sources (back to top)
Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
A freely available peer-reviewed, academic resource.
Oxford Reference Online Premium
Full-text to dictionaries, reference books, and encyclopedias published by Oxford University Press in a broad range of subjects: general reference, language, science and medicine, humanities and social sciences, and Business. 4 simultaneous users. (OUP)
Web sites (back to top)
Critical Thinking Web
Features "over 100 free online tutorials on critical thinking, logic, scientific reasoning, creativity, and other aspects of thinking skills."
- ILT Web - digital texts for a number of philosophers including Aristotle, Locke, Dewey, Hegel, Plato, Socrates, Rousseau, and more.
- EpistemeLinks - contains over 19,000 philosophy resources. NOTE: no longer being updated.
- PhilSci Archives - an electronic archive for preprints in the philosophy of science from the University of Pittsburgh.