Philosophy & Religious Studies (Books & Media)

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Philosophy & Religious Studies Books & Media

How to Find books, videos, and other materials in Steely Library.

  • These are suggestions only and do not reflect the full range of materials that may be useful to you.
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For locating specific items, including videos in the Media Collection, using the library's catalog, NKUIRE, is recommended. Keyword, Author, Title, and Subject are among the ways you can search.

For Non-Print Media (videos, DVDs, CDs, slides, etc.), Consider the "Media Searches" tab atop the NKUIRE search page.

WorldCat is the world's most comprehensive bibliography, with more than 49 million bibliographic records representing 400 languages. Covers information from 2100 B.C.E. to the present. Includes holdings information from libraries across the world. Now includes the Library of Congress Subject Headings as its thesaurus. If Steely Library does not own a title, it may be requested through SourceFinder.

Browsing for books in Steely's Reference and Circulating collections can be very useful

For Philosophy & Religious Studies, the following call number areas are suggested:

  • B1-5802 Philosophy (general)
  • B808-849 Special topics and schools of philosophy
  • BC1-199 Logic
  • BD10-701 Speculative philosophy
  • BD95-131 Metaphysics
  • BD143-237Epistemology. Theory of knowledge
  • BD300-450 Ontology
  • BJ1-1725 Ethics
  • HQ1101-2030.7 Feminism
  • BL1-2790 Religions. Mythology. Rationalism
  • BL1100-1295 Hinduism
  • BM1-990 Judaism
  • BP1-610 Islam
  • BQ1-9800 Buddhism
  • BR1-1725 Christianity
  • BS1-2970 The Bible
  • BS620 Bible - Archaeology
  • BT10-1480 Doctrinal theology
  • BV1-5099 Practical theology
  • BX1-9999 Christian denominations

The Philosophy & Religious Studies Research Guide is maintained by Nancy Campbell. Suggestions and comments are welcome.

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