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Philosophy: Books


"This is not a pipe"  painting by Rene Magritte

This guide is designed to help you find books, videos, articles, websites and podcasts for use in the study of Philosophy.  If you need additional help, please contact the Philosophy librarian, Ken Orenic, or stop by the Library Reference Desk. You can also get help from our reference services page.  

The COD Library provides access to a host of resources, including print books, eBooks, and databases that are available for online use.  You'll need a valid library card number that can be obtained using this online form. Student and Staff ID Cards can be activated online.  

Create an I-Share account to access books from over 80 academic libraries located throughout Illinois.  Books can be picked up at the COD Library Circulation Desk.  You'll get an email letting you know when the book is available for pickup.   

eBooks - How to Find and Use Them

Check out this video to learn how to find and access eBooks using the COD Catalog.

Reference Sources

Electronic Reference

Print Reference Books

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