Use Reference Sources, such as encyclopedias, to get a general overview of your topic, including:
Different types of reference sources answer different types of questions.
Listed below are common types of reference sources for research in philosophy and the kind of information contained in each.
Click on the type of source to retrieve a list of titles owned by the Library.
Search GIL, the Library Catalog to find additional reference sources in the Library.
The following are just a few of the print reference sources you will find in in the Library.