Finding Journal Articles: Philosophy Research Guide

Philosopher's Index
This is the most comprehensive index (with abstracts) to scholarly research in the field of philosophy. It covers the areas of ethics, aesthetics, social philosophy, political philosophy, epistemology, and metaphysic logic as well as material on the philosophy of law religion, science, history, education, and language. Coverage goes back to 1940.

Database covering about 26 major journals in the field of philosophy, as well as high quality journals in other subject areas. Includes full text of articles going back to the first issue of each included journal, but does not include the most recent few years. Allows for searching of words from the text of the article itself.

Arts and Humanities Citation Index
Multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the arts and humanities, including but not limited to philosophy. Provides special search option that allows you to search for an item, and find out who later cited it. Also allows you to view the bibliographies of articles.

To find these and other indexes in the field of philosophy, select Databases from the NCSU Libraries hompage, then select the Philosophy and Ethics category.