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Philosophy: Introduction

Information on books, journals, databases and other useful philosophy resources.

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Visiting UCD Library Spring 2021

Watch our short introductory video showing you the safety measures and protocols we have put in place to help make your visit a safe and beneficial experience.

Students, you must wear a face covering while in the libraries, and must book a study space online and in advance of your visit.

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Remember, during 2020/21 if you wish to study in the libraries you must book a seat online and in advance.

It is NOT necessary to book if you just wish to come in and browse in the libraries and/or borrow items.

Using This Guide

This guide provides an overview on finding reliable, scholarly information for topics in Philosophy. Use it to plan your assignments, projects, essays and research.

To find different types of resources such as books, journal articles, etc. click on the links in the menu on the top right hand side ►

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