Religion and Philosophy Subject Resources

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Databases:
  • Credo Reference: An excellent full-text integrated reference database. Contains linked searching to other resources and visual concept mapping. The BEST place to start!
  • ProQuest Central - Religion: Our largest multi-disciplinary database with targeted coverage in religion and philosophy.
    • Choose ProQuest Central and click the "Religion" icon or search the entire interface.
    • Combine terms using AND, OR and NOT EX: "diabetes and children" will return results with both terms, "diabetes or blood sugar" will return results with either term, and "diabetes not children" will get rid of anything about children.
    • Clickable boxes for peer-reviewed and full-text content
    • Easily save, print, or email marked records and create citations for your bibliography.
    • Use our interlibrary loan form to order articles that are not full-text.
  • Academic Search Elite: A large general subject database with many journals in full-text, with some coverage in philosophy and religion.
    • Guided subject searching for better results
    • Use left column search guides to refine your search
    • Clickable boxes for peer-reviewed and full-text content
    • Easily save, print, or email marked records and create citations for your bibliography.Use our interlibrary loan form to order articles that are not full-text.

Books:

  • Use the Quest and Mobius catalogs
    • Quest catalog includes CMU, Mo Valley, UCM and State Fair
    • Items from Quest usually arrive in 2-3 days and check out for 1 month.
    • MOBIUS catalog is state wide; items requested arrive in 5-7 days and check out for 3 weeks.
    • Request items from off-campus using your name and student ID number.

Websites:

 

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