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Philosophy: Home


This guide informs you about:

  • finding books and articles
  • high-quality resources that are a good starting point for your research
  • e-books
  • reference managing and library support
  • how to recommend a publication for inclusion in the library collection

Reference Works - General

Reference Works - Bibliographies

Overviews of Current Research

Open Educational Resources for Philosophy

Selected Article Databases


Google Scholar

Google's search engine for scholarly and scientific literature.

For direct access to full text documents: 
Click on Settings - Library links : choose University of Groningen options + Open Worldcat (if not shown, type 'Groningen'). Links to full text (if available) will be shown in your search results.
Citing a publication found in Google Scholar?
Click on Settings - Search result - Bibliography manager, choose e.g. RefWorks


Acquisition suggestion

Use this form to recommend a publication for inclusion in the library collection


An overview of the dissertations of the Faculty of Philosophy. Many are open access available.

Latest book publications in philosophy

Check out the latest book publications in philosophy of leading publishers.