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Freshly licensed: New offers for philosophy

  • E-Media
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The University Library has licensed two new digital services for philosophy and related subjects. Both services are accessible via the subject information page for philosophy.

Oxford Bibliographies Online / Philosophy (OBO Philosophy)

The specialist bibliographic database OBO Philosophy offers current introductory articles on numerous topics in philosophy with associated annotated specialist literature. The bibliography, edited by international scholars, has extensive search functions and cross-references to thematically related articles. In addition to books, articles and journals, websites and databases are also listed. Each bibliographic entry is accompanied by the button "Get it! UB Dortmund" button, which enables you to search directly in our catalog plus.

The International Encyclopedia of Ethics

The renowned encyclopedia The International Encyclopedia of Ethics contains more than 700 articles by international scholars on all areas of ethics. In this 2021 updated edition, numerous new entries have been added that cover new research topics, including articles on electoral ethics, artificial intelligence, structural injustice and biopolitics.

Further information

  • Questions and feedback on the offer are welcome to Dr. Stephanie Marra, your subject librarian for philosophy
  • Off-campus access for TU members via Virtual Private Network (VPN) or Shibboleth