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FYS Spear: Debating Ethics: Databases and Journals

This course guide provides starting points for research using library resources.

Research Databases

These databases include journals such as Ethics, Ethics: An International Journal of Social, Political, and Legal Philosophy, and others.

You can also use our catalog to find articles from our databases.

Get better search results

To broaden search, use OR.
This will retrieve results that have either of your search terms.
Ex. Classical OR Romantic

To narrow search, use AND.
This will retrieve results that have both of your search terms. 
Ex. Picasso AND cubism

Use " " to search for terms together, and not separately.
Ex. "Roman Catholic"

Use * to search for multiple endings to words all at once.
Ex. searching theat* will retrieve theatre, theater, theatrical, etc.