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How to use library and other sources for research in the humanities, including philosophy, religious studies, Women's & Gender Studies, & world languages & literatures.



This guide is geared specifically towards programs in Philosophy, Religious Studies, Women's and Gender Studies, & World Languages and Literatures. This page covers basic databases and resources that cover a variety of humanities as well as links to other valuable guides. Use the tabs on the left hand side of the guide to discover research tips, books & ebooks, and information and resources for specific fields.

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General Databases

Use databases to search for articles, books, and more on most humanities topics. For more specialized databases, see the resources for specific humanities topics page.

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Other Humanities Guides

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