Tag: Philosophy

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Free 30-day access to 49 De Gruyter databases

June 16th, 2011 at 02:06

The publisher De Gruyter is offering 30 days of free access to all 49 of their online databases, on the occassion of 100 German Librarian Days.    Use this link for instructions on access and a full list of the databases:   The databases include  Zoology Online and Nietzsche Online, and cover subject areas of science, history, theology, philosophy, art, [...]

Looking for free eBooks? Try

June 13th, 2011 at 08:06

Free literature is a vast collection of links to sites offering free, full-text, electronic works. It covers a wide range of disciplines and material from Classics and Poetry to Music Scores and visual images. There are also links to sites that offer free audiobooks.  It would take too long to describe the extent of this site.  [...]

Four new philosophy journal subscriptions

May 25th, 2011 at 08:05

The Journal of Political Philosophy, Journal of Moral Philosophy, American Philosophical Quarterly, and The Monist are now all available through the University of Nottingham libraries.    The titles were all requested as new subscriptions by Nottingham’s Department of Philosophy.                                                          All but The Monist are available electronically, either through UNLOC or the [...]

Cambridge Histories Online: database trial

2 April 4th, 2011 at 08:04

We have a 30-day trial of the complete Cambridge Histories Online.  From the website: “Key Features: Contains over 270 volumes published since 1960, equating to around 196,000 pages of unrivalled scholarship Unique & dynamic content Covers over 15 different academic subjects Search and browse content (basic & advanced search and a content specific browse) Personalisation including, [...]

New journal subscription: Utilitas

March 23rd, 2011 at 11:03

Our new subscription to Utilitas, requested by the Department of Philosophy, is now active.  From the publisher: Utilitas is the leading academic forum for those interested in utilitarian studies and one of the leading international journals in ethics. It offers high quality research in all aspects of the development of utilitarian thought and in all areas in which [...]

Open access: Journal of French and Francophone Philosophy

February 22nd, 2011 at 10:02

Journal of French and Francophone Philosophy is an electronic, open access, peer-reviewed academic journal devoted to the study of French and Francophone thought. Though rooted in the discipline of philosophy, the journal invites interdisciplinary extensions and explorations in a theoretical register in both French and English. A link to the journal will appear on the eLibrary Gateway shortly.

Database trial: Oxford Bibliographies Online

January 21st, 2011 at 08:01

We have a 30-day trial (ending on 19th February) to Oxford Bibliographies Online.  Oxford Bibliographies Online (OBO) is a tool designed to help busy researchers find reliable sources of information by directing them to exactly the right chapter, book, website, archive, or data set they need for their research.  OBO is a library of disciplined-based [...]

UNLECC: University of Nottingham library electronic card catalogue

November 3rd, 2010 at 03:11

Have you ever noticed the Electronic Card Catalogue link at the top of UNLOC?   Have you ever wondered what it is? Not all the books we have in Hallward have been added to UNLOC yet.  There are materials in the arts and social sciences, and music scores and books that are only searchable through UNLECC, [...]

Credo Reference: database trial

1 October 18th, 2010 at 04:10

Credo Reference is a completely customizable general reference solution for learners and librarians. Offering more than 500 hundred highly-regarded titles from over 70 publishers; Credo General Reference covers every major subject. Access is via the eLibrary Gateway.  The trial lasts until 17th November.  Comments and feedback on this resource will be most welcome.

Database trial: Blackwell Reference Online

4 October 8th, 2010 at 06:10

Blackwell Reference Online is a vast online library giving instant access to the most authoritative and up-to-date scholarship across the social sciences. With more than +425 reference volumes available, and dozens more added each year, it is the largest social science and humanities reference collection available online and includes: the critically-acclaimed Blackwell Companions and Handbooks [...]