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Philosophy/Religion Online Resources

Philosophy & Religion Databases

One Search
Search the Library’s entire collection (PointCat, the Databases, & Selected Web Pages) with one simple search.

Academic Search Complete
Full text and/or abstracts for scholarly publications covering most academic areas. Large collection of peer reviewed journals and an extensive image collection.

Ambrose Video
Provides access to high quality streaming videos in science, drama and history. Collections feature: BBC Shakespearean Plays, World and U.S. History series, core sciences series (Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Environmental Sciences) and much more.

CQ Researcher
Comprehensive analysis of issues in the news media, including topics related to health, international affairs, the environment, education, U.S. economy, and technology.  CQ Researcher offers an overview, future outlook, chronology, and bibliography for each issue as well as a pro/con section that represents opposing points of view.

Credo Reference
Search for information in subjects ranging from Art to Technology in this collection of over 600 encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographies, thesauri and more.

eBook Collection
Provides full text access to electronic books covering a variety of subjects. This resource also allows the user to automatically cite, print, and take notes electronically.

Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages
Provides articles on aspects of the Middle Ages from the fifth to the fifteenth century covering Art, Culture, Science, Politics, Philosophy, Theology, and more.

Films On Demand
Provides access to a variety of online academic streaming videos. Please consult the FAQ section for connection and browser requirements.

Humanities International Complete
Full text and/or abstracts for scholarly publications covering all aspects of the humanities, with worldwide content pertaining to literary, scholarly and creative thought.

JStor
Full text articles from scholarly journals in the Humanities, Social Sciences, and selected science areas.

Literary Reference Center
A comprehensive full text literary reference database, which provides a broad spectrum of reference information including detailed information on the most studied authors and their works.

Newspaper Source
Provides full text and/or abstracts for 159 US newspapers, 18 international newspapers, 6 newswires, and 9 newspaper columns.

Palgrave Dictionary of Economics
The definitive scholarly reference work for a new generation of economists, The Palgrave Dictionary of Economics is written by eminent contributors, containing many classic essays of enduring importance.

Project MUSE
Provides full text access to articles from acclaimed Humanities and Social Sciences journals. Project MUSE also has a vast selection of journal titles from many of the world's leading university presses and scholarly societies.

PsycARTICLES
Contains more than 25,000 full-text articles from 42 journals published by American Psychological Association and allied organizations. Coverage includes General Psychology and specialized basic, applied, clinical, and theoretical research in Psychology.

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection
Full text and/or citations covering topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, Psychiatry & Psychology, mental processes, Anthropology, and observational & experimental methods.

PsycInfo
Indexing and abstracts from the American Psychological Association.  Includes articles, dissertations, technical reports, books and book chapters from 1887 to the present covering Psychology and Psychological aspects of related fields.

Religion & Philosophy Collection
Full text and/or abstracts covering topics such as World Religions, Biblical Studies, Religious History, Epistemology, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Moral Philosophy, and more.

Sage Online
Provides full text access to prestigious scholarly journals in Business, the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Technology, among others.

USA.gov
The portal to government information.  Provides a search engine to access official information and services from U.S. government agencies.

VAST: Academic Video Online
Provides online streaming video of multidisciplinary topics including documentaries, interviews, performances, news reels and more.

Journal List

To search for a particular newspaper, magazine or journal in the Library’s collection, use the Journal List.

Library Books / DVDs

Philosophy & Religion Books generally have call numbers that range from B to C and are located on the Lower Level of the library. DVDs are shelved alphabetically by title on the Main Floor of the Library.  Please use PointCat: Find Books &More for more detailed information.

Philosophy & Religion Related Internet Sites

Philosophy & Religion Related Internet Sites

How to Cite Resources

EasyBib - Automatic Bibliography and Citation Maker

Looking for a quick and easy way to format citations in MLA, APA or Chicago? EasyBib will take care of all of your citation needs and make creating a Works Cited page the easiest part of your research paper. Click on EasyBib to access Point Park University’s edition of EasyBib and create an account. All of your citation problems will be solved!

The links below can assist you in formatting your citations according to APA, MLA and all other major citation guidelines. You can use them for quick reference or in-depth treatment of a particular citation style. How do you format your research paper according to APA or MLA?  Try the Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue. Questions? Ask a Librarian. But remember, your professor is the ultimate judge.

Purdue OWL: APA Formatting and Style Guide
Purdue OWL: MLA Formatting and Style Guide
Nova Southeastern University for APA
Ohio State University APA Style Guide
Ohio State University MLA Style Guide
Ohio State University Chicago Style Guide