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Philosophy

The guides, tutorials and links below will help to develop your information and digital literacy in your subject area.

Philosophy Library subject guide

Find your subject librarian, and useful resources for your subject in this Library guide to Philosophy.

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MHRA referencing for Philosophy

The Philosophy Department does not require students to use one particular referencing system but one you might like to use is available here in this tutorial, which will teach you to reference correctly and avoid plagiarism in the MHRA style.

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Databases

Useful databases for Philosophy include Scopus, and Web of Science, two very comprehensive online databases covering all subjects. Use our short video guides to learn how to search them effectively.

Using Web of Science : video guide

Learn how to use the Web of Science database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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Using Scopus: video guide

Learn how to use the Scopus database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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