English & Philosophy: Philosophy

This guide provides resources for cadets studying English and Philosophy.

What You Will Find Here

This page presents general resources for research on Philosophy topics. Use the information on this page to get started with your research, or follow the links below to more specific resources for your Philosophy courses.

Looking for a good book to read?


Welcome to the general Philosophy page! To the right, there's a list of (and links to) standard Philosophy reference books available through the USMA Library. Below you'll find links to Philosophy databases where you can find journal articles on Philosophy topics and a brief guide to browsing books on various Philosophy topics on our shelves. You are also able to search Scout or the Library Catalog; all our books, ebooks, and journals can be found that way.

Philosophy Databases at the USMA Library

Looking for journal articles on Philosophy topics? The USMA Library offers a variety of Philosophy databases that provide access to journal articles to help with your research. Find them here!

Philosophy Books in the USMA Library

Are you curious about the Philosophy books we have here in the USMA Library? You can always use Scout or the Library Catalog to search for a book on a specific topic, but if you enjoy browsing the shelves, go up to the northeast side of the 3rd floor and find the call numbers that start with "B","BC", "BD", "BJ".  Here's a general listing of subject areas:

  • B1-5802  Philosophy (General)
  • BC1-199  Logic

  • BD10-701  Speculative philosophy

  • BJ1-1725  Ethics

Philosophy Reference Books