links assembled by Michael Taber
Large, central sites:
Education Resource Guide—assembled by SmartScholar,
this helpful page runs the gamut from study aids, teaching aids,
philosophy blogs and podcasts, etc.
site listing hundreds of scheduled philosophy conferences
Updates – a Google Groups discussion board, for updates on
- American Philosophical Association
-- the home page for the APA has publications available, a directory of
addresses of philosophers and departments, and links to many other sites.
- Guide to Philosophy
on the Internet -- assembled by Peter Suber,
a professor of philosophy at Earlham College (in Indiana); although he stopped
updating it in 2003, this site still has links to many other sites, on
everything from pages about particular philosophers to pages about how to
write a philosophy paper.
General reference sites:
- The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
-- a helpful source of background materials on many issues and thinkers,
with entries arranged alphabetically.
- The Stanford
Encyclopedia of Philosophy -- some useful entries, arranged
alphabetically; most entries are yet to be completed.
their Crash Course series, Hank and John Green have produced about forty 10-minute
videos on topics in philosophy.
Kemerling's A Dictionary of Philosophical
Terms and Names -- short entries on a very large collection of terms
and names; includes links to other philosophical reference works.
- Bjorn's Guide to
Philosophy -- a good site for background on many thinkers in
the history of philosophy; maintained by Bjorn Christensson,
an undergraduate in Sweden
(when he assembled this site).
- Yahoo's page of
philosophy links -- links categorized into many subjects.
- The Perseus Project --
a guide from Tufts University to classical Greek and Roman philosophy,
art, literature, etc.
- The Ism Book --
Peter Saint-Andre's very complete and brief descriptions of just about any
ism you'd care to know about.
'-ism's -- links to others' web pages about various
"-isms" (e.g., deism, existentialism; definition of many
theories, off of Cearly's "One-Stop
An Online Resource Guide – links ranging from for beginners to
archived texts to philosophy for children
Sites exclusively for original philosophy:
- EJAP --
the Electronic Journal of Analytic Philosophy is edited by Craig DeLancey of Indiana University's Department of
- Minerva -- a refereed
journal of philosophy, edited by Dr. Stephen Thornton; includes a helpful
list of other electronic journals in philosophy.
Hinman's Ethics Updates --
includes many discussions of ethical issues and various aspects of ethical
theories, including bibliographic information; also includes links to some
primary texts in the history of philosophy.
Zeno of Elea:
-- a biography and quick discussion of the paradoxes, from those at Seton Hall University.
-- an account of some of the paradoxes for the more mathematically
conversant; also from Seton
- Plato and His Dialogues
-- good, comprehensive site on Plato, assembled by Bernard Suzanne.
- Cyberspace Devoted
to the Study of Classical Athens -- authored by Christopher Planeaux, this contains a good biography and history
- The Socrates Project --
from Clarke College
an annotated electronic text of Plato's Apology, Euthyphro, Crito,
and the death scene from the Phaedo, intended especially to help
beginning readers of these works.
of the Euthyphro
-- from Cynthia Freeland of the University
of the Meno -- also from Cynthia Freeland of
Hellenistic Philosophy and Neoplatonism:
Steve Palmquist's Kant on the Web
page, from his site at the Department of Religion and Philosophy
at Hong Kong Baptist University
at other local departments: