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Past Masters Commons

We’ve just learned that Intelex has added some content to Past Masters. NEW! All Past Masters institutional customers can now access additional texts of major historical significance, at no additional cost, alongside their Past Masters collections. —   PAST MASTERS COMMONS Machiavelli: Works Montaigne: Complete Works … Continue reading

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Wilson Research Collaboration Studio

The new Wilson Library Research Collaboration Studio is now open. Work on group projects using large monitors and a variety of seating options in an open setting.  Read about the studio,  reserving space, and technology *at  * More on the technology Below are a … Continue reading

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Kant writings: access via Past Masters

The University of Minnesota Libraries Twin Cities now offer access to the title “Immanuel Kant, Gesammelte Schriften : Akademie-Ausgabe Bde. 1-23″ (ISBN 9781570856464) via Past Masters. About PAST MASTERS This cluster of full-text databases includes works by Plato, Aristotle, Aquinas, the … Continue reading

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Robert M. Pirsig

We remember University of Minnesota alumni and renowned author Robert M. Pirsig. Rest in Peace! NEWS: MPR News Robert Pirsig, author of “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance,” dies at 88  The Thread / Euan Kerr , Cody Nelson ·Apr 24, … Continue reading

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Books ordered recently

Companion To Wittgenstein (Blackwell Companions to Philosophy) Wiley Online Library eBook 2017 Deleuze-Lucretius Encounter. Johnson, Ryan J Cloth 2017 Faces Of Moderation: The Art Of Balance In An Age Of Extremes. Craiutu, Aurelian Cloth 2017 Information And Interaction: Eddington, Wheeler, … Continue reading

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Wilson Periodicals moved

The big Wilson moves are well underway. The basement Periodicals room is nearly empty. The Periodicals have moved up to 3rd and 4th floors of Wilson.  Bound and Unbound are shelved together, title by title. Here’s the new floorplan When … Continue reading

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Recent Oxford Handbooks

There are 66 titles under Philosophy in Oxford Handbooks Online ( To access, be sure to login to the U and to the Libraries (It’s not yet listed in the catalog) Just released: The Oxford Handbook of Philosophical Methodology Herman Cappelen, … Continue reading

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Directory news

By this Fall or sooner, we’ll have ONLINE access to the  International Directory of Philosophy – which will include Directory of American Philosophers).  PRINT editions in Wilson These titles in print were published separately and housed in Wilson Library: (Click links for … Continue reading

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The International Encyclopedia of Ethics

Did you know we have this encyclopedia online?  it’s at your fingertips day and night: The International Encyclopedia of Ethics Title: The international encyclopedia of ethics Contributor: Hugh LaFollette 1948- Publisher: Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell Date: 2013 Summary: Covers major … Continue reading

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Orders placed

  PHILOSOPHY Advances in Religion, Cognitive Science, and Experimental Philosophy                    Ebook      2016 Conduct of inquiry in international Relations: Philosophy of Science and Its Implications For the Study of World Politics.       Jackson, Patrick Thaddeus        Paper    2016 Hidden Authorship of Soren Kierkegaard.    … Continue reading

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