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BJU students must use their CAS (campus login) user name and password in order to access databases. It is the same user name and password used to access email.
The library contains many works by philosophers: you can find them by searching the online catalog or by using the call numbers and subject headings list below. The electronic resources will help you find articles in periodicals about philosophy.
Call numbers are places to check in the library.
Go to that location, and browse the shelves for books on that topic.
101—Theory of philosophy
120—Epistemology, causation, and humankind
130—Parapsychology and occultism
140—Specific philosophical schools
141—Idealism and related systems
143—Bergsonism and intuitionism
144—Humanism and related systems
146—Naturalism and related systems
147—Pantheism and related systems
148—Ecclecticism, liberalism, and traditionalism
180—Ancient, medieval, and eastern philosophy
182—Pre-Socratic Greek philosophy
183—Socratic and related philosophies
186—Skeptic and Neoplatonic philosophies
189—Medieval western philosophy
190—Modern western philosophy
191—Philosophy of United States and Canada
192—Philosophy of British Isles
193—Philosophy of Germany and Austria
194—Philosophy of France
195—Philosophy of Italy
196—Philosophy of Spain and Portugal
197—Philosophy of former Soviet Union
198—Philosophy of Scandinavia
199—Philosophy in other geographic areas
Subject headings are suggested terms to use when searching the library catalog. Search for them by “subject,” not by “keyword.”
Besides the subject terms listed below, search the catalog for specific philosophers, schools of philosophy, and philosophical concepts.
Belief and doubt
Good and evil
Identity (philosophical concept)
Knowledge, theory of Logic
Philosophers—(see specific countries)
Philosophy—(see specific countries)
Philosophy and aesthetics
Philosophy and religion
Philosophy of mind
Philosophy of nature
Space and time
Thought and thinking