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Guide to Graduate Student Resources covers many of the basics, including use of the online catalog, HOLLIS, and the Harvard gateway to electronic resources, Harvard Library. The Harvard College Library website offers research guides, access to Interlibrary Loan, and other services.

Widener Library Tours are available.

Locations of Computers, Scanners, Copiers, etc. in HCL libraries

Finding Book Reviews

Finding Dissertations and Theses


This guide is selective and intended as a point of departure for your research in philosophy.

Please feel free to email questions. We can make an appointment for you to come in, and we can talk at length about your project. Eric Johnson DeBaufre (ejohnsondebaufre@fas.harvard.edu), Robbins Library, Department of Philosophy, Emerson Hall and Fred Burchsted, (burchst@fas.harvard.edu) Research Librarian and Liaison to the Department of History, Widener Library.