Homepage Of Wayne A. Borody
Department of Religions and Cultures and Philosophy

 

Online Philosophy Resources

 

OPEN-ACCESS ENCYLOPEDIAS :

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Search Engine)
http://plato.stanford.edu/

The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
http://www.iep.utm.edu/

 

INTERNAL-ACCESS ( NIPISSING UNIVERSITY )

Philosopher's Index

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

Education Centre Library - Home

 

DICTIONARIES:

Dictionary of Philosophy (an edited on-line version of Dagobert D. Runes's 1942 book):
http://www.ditext.com/runes/index.html

A Dictionary of Philosophical Terms and Names (brief entries with many links to on-line references):
http://www.ditext.com/runes/index.html

Philosophy Pages (Contains an interesting collection of definitions of concepts and people, with links to books and other relevant sources regarding the definition):
http://www.philosophypages.com/

Dictionary of the Philosophy of Mind (This dictionary is intended as a free resource for all those interested in the philosophy of mind. The dictionary has a policy of blind peer review for all submissions to the dictionary. Advisory, editorial and review boards have been established.) http://philosophy.uwaterloo.ca/MindDict/

 

GENERAL DATABASES :

Intute: Arts and Humanities (A comprehensive UK based database of philosophy resources which have been evaluated and described by subject specialists.): http://www.intute.ac.uk/artsandhumanities/philosophy/

Episteme Links (Philosophy Resources on the Net, including a section providing a database of over 2,100 links to philosophy e-texts):
http://www.epistemelinks.com/

Athena (a very large collection of e-texts and resources)
http://hypo.ge.ch/athena/html/athome.html

The Perseus Digital Library (an evolving digital library with a wide range of source materials in the humanities):
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/

Philosophy around the Web (A Gateway to Resources) :
http://users.ox.ac.uk/%7Eworc0337/phil_index.html

Stage6 (an interesting Canadian site that contains a wide range of free, downloadable on-line videos, documentaries, etc.)
http://stage6.divx.com/

Internet Archive (a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts (movies, documentaries, music) in digital form. Free access for researchers, historians, scholars and the general public).
www.archive.org

Philosophy Timeline (Historical Timelines of Western Philosophy and Resources): http://www.wadsworth.com/philosophy_d/special_features/timeline/timeline.html

World Transhumanist Society (For the Ethical Use of Technology to Extend Human Capabilities ): http://www.wadsworth.com/philosophy_d/special_features/timeline/timeline.html

Journal of Evolution and Technology
http://jetpress.org/

Philosophy Collection (contains links to a number of e-texts in philosophy):
http://philosophy.eserver.org/

Philosophy Pages (Contains an interesting collection of definitions of concepts and people, with links to books and other relevant sources regarding the definition):
http://www.philosophypages.com/

On-line Videos of Philosophical Lectures (mainly treats issues dealing with cognitive science):
http://broodsphilosophy.wordpress.com/2006/06/15/online-videos-of-philosophical-lectures/

Internet Philosopher ( an excellent site dedicated to teaching the novice how to use the Internet for Philosophy through free interactive tutorials):
http://www.vts.intute.ac.uk/he/tutorial/philosophy

A Guide to Philosophy in the Library of Congress Classification (an interesting site devoted to explaining how books in philosophy are arranged according to their call number):
http://iws.ohiolink.edu/philosophy/shook.html

About Christopher Dewdney (with selected poems and writings)
http://www.vex.net/~rixax/dewdney/

Online Papers in Philosophy
http://philosophy.jollyutter.net/opp/

Semanticsarchive.net For exchanging papers of interest to natural language semanticists
and philosophers of language.
http://semanticsarchive.net/

The Huge Entity (blog)
http://www.huge-entity.com/

Ask A Philosopher!
http://www.philosophypathways.com/questions/feedback/feedback.html

Pathways to Philosophy (Essay archive)
http://www.philosophypathways.com/essays/index.html

Online Videos Of Philosophical Lectures ("A Brood Comb's" huge list of online videos")
http://broodsphilosophy.wordpress.com/2006/06/15/online-videos-of-philosophical-lectures/

 

ASSOCIATIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS:

Canadian Philosophical Association : (The Canadian Philosophical Association is a learned society made up principally of teachers and students of philosophy, and is devoted to professional philosophical activity in Canada . It organizes scholarly meetings at annual gatherings sponsored by the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, publishes a Bulletin and a quarterly journal Dialogue , maintains contact with sister organizations in Canada and other countries, and intervenes in policy issues pertaining to the profession.)
http://www.acpcpa.ca/organization/

American Philosophical Association (APA):
http://www.apa.udel.edu/apa/index.html

Society for Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology (devoted to the philosophy of psychology and the social sciences, as well as the foundations of psychology.):
http://soe.indstate.edu/div24/

International Federation of Philosophical Societies (host of the “World Congress of Philosophy):
http://www.fisp.org

 

ON-LINE JOURNALS (OPEN ACCESS):

Philosophy Now (a magazine of ideas that appears every 2 months; it aims “to corrupt innocent citizens by convincing them that philosophy can be exciting, worthwhile and comprehensible”):
http://www.philosophynow.org/index.htm

Philosophers' Imprint (a journal of Anglo-American Neo-Logical Positivism):
http://www.philosophynow.org/index.htm

Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (entirely devoted to publishing book reviews of a good majority of the scholarly philosophy books issued each year):
http://ndpr.nd.edu/

Harvard Review of Philosophy   ( an annual journal of professional philosophy edited and published by undergraduate philosophy students at Harvard University ):
http://www.hcs.harvard.edu/%7Ehrp/

The Philosophical Gourmet Report (rankings of philosophy programs in the English speaking world—excluding the much smaller programs, such as Nipissing's):
http://www.philosophicalgourmet.com/

Concordia University Libraries' Citation and Style Guides (excellent summary of APA, MLA and “hands on” information about how to cite sources):
http://library.concordia.ca/help/howto/citations.html

The American Heritage Book of English Usage (a practical and authoritative guide to contemporary English):
http://www.bartleby.com/64/

The Future of Humanity Institute, Oxford University (an interdisciplinary research institute, founded in 2005, that “focuses on big picture questions for humanity”):
http://www.fhi.ox.ac.uk/index.html

Tel-Aviv University “Philosophy Sites on the Internet” (one of the most comprehensive listing on the net, treating both Western and Eastern Philosophy):
http://www.fhi.ox.ac.uk/index.html

Artificial Intelligence Societies and Organizations Directory (contains a listing of major international organizations):
http://sigart.acm.org/societies/index.html

Philosophy Documentation Center (a non-profit organization dedicated to providing affordable access to the widest possible range of philosophical materials):
http://www.pdcnet.org/

The Internet Classics Archive (a collection of well over 400 e-texts of classical literature, mainly Greco-Roman works (some Chinese and Persian), all in English translation):
http://classics.mit.edu/