Liaison Librarian for Philosophy is Suzanne Jones.  Phone #:  902-566-0393

  • OneSearch as a single search option which searches  the Library's catalogue (includes books, musical scores, audio recordings, etc.), all EBSCOhost products, all of the full text journals licensed from Elsevier/ScienceDirect, JSTOR, Sage, Wiley, Springer, ACS, IOP, BioOne, and ProjectMuse, many of the specialty historical full text databases (Alexander Street Press), and millions of index-only article and book records from various sources.
  • If you don't find what you are looking for in OneSearch, then try searching for the item in a specific database or just the library catalogue. (From the Library's homepage, click on either Catalogue or Article Databases towards the top of the page.
  • Below is the library catalogue search box (books, e-books, videos, etc.)

General reference sources:



Title Description
Academic Search Complete A multi-disciplinary database which provides full text for more than 8,500 periodicals, including full text for over 7,300 peer-reviewed journals.
Films on Demand: Philosophy & Religion Films on Demand provides streaming videos on non-fiction topics.
InteLex Past Masters Past Masters contains 117 fulltext humanities databases, both in the original language and in English translation.
JSTOR Arts & Sciences I - VIII, Complement Collections and Life Sciences Provides access to archival & current issues of over 1,400 scholarly journals across 57 academic disciplines. Includes primary source materials.
Learned Journals Collection Journals published by the Assoc. of Learned & Professional Society Publishers, over 1,000 journal titles from 50 publishers. Last year available for all titles: 2013.
Military & Government Collection Provides full text for over 320 military related periodicals and general interest magazines.
Oxford University Press Journals Full text for over 240 journals from a variety of areas, including history, literature, science, medicine, political science, psychology & sociology.
Philosophers Index A comprehensive, bibliographic database covering worldwide research in all areas of philosophy. Sources include journals, books & anthologies.
Project MUSE Includes the full text of over 320 scholarly journals in the Arts & Humanities and Social Sciences fields.