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Perseus Digital Library

Perseus Digital Library

An evolving humanities digital library. Presently collects materials on classics/antiquity, Art and Archeology, 19th Century America, Arabic, Germanic, and Greek and Roman materials, Renaissance literature, the Richmond Times Dispatch, Humanist and Renaissance Italian Poetry in Latin, and other topics.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature; Arts & Humanities–History; Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

An Anarchist FAQ Webpage

An Anarchist FAQ Webpage

A lengthy FAQ explaining anarchism and the beliefs often held by people who identify as anarchists. Includes two sections critiquing anarcho-capitalism and libertarianism. Essays include quotes and references to works by prominent political theorists.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Reference–Encyclopedias–FAQ Archives; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Philosophical

Infoplease: All the Knowledge You Need

Infoplease: All the Knowledge You Need

Online version of the popular almanac. Provides a wealth of facts, resources, and activities on a variety of subjects. An encyclopedia, almanac, dictionary, thesaurus, and atlas, all in one! Includes the Random House Websters College Dictionary and the Columbia Encyclopedia.
Subject: Reference–Thesauruses Or Thesauri; Reference–Encyclopedias; Reference–Dictionaries–English; Reference–Almanacs

Multinational Monitor: The Hierarchy of Income Inequality in the United States

Multinational Monitor: The Hierarchy of Income Inequality in the United States

This is an interview with Jared Bernstein, a co-director of research at the Economic Policy Institute in Washington D.C., in which he is interviewed about income inequality in the U.S.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Poverty–Working Poor

Online Papers on Consciousness

Online Papers on Consciousness

“This is a directory of 4633 online papers on consciousness and related topics. … Most papers are by academic philosophers or scientists.”
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

The Encyclopedia of Earth

The Encyclopedia of Earth

A comprehensive, authoritative, and thorough resource all about our Earth and relationship to it. Articles written by experts and scholars
Subject: Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Physics; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology; Reference–Encyclopedias; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Earth Sciences; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Physics; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Biology–Zoology (Animal Biology)

Scholarpedia: The free peer reviewed encyclopedia

Scholarpedia: The free peer reviewed encyclopedia

Offering very scholarly articles on very complex subjects, Scholarpedia improves on the anyone-can-edit idea of Wikipedia by making sure that the original author of all of its articles is an expert on the subject, that each article is peer-reviewed, and that any revisions of an article is first approved of by the original author.
Subject: Science & Technology; Reference–Encyclopedias

The New Georgia Encyclopedia

The New Georgia Encyclopedia

An encyclopedic collection of articles on the people, places, events and institutions of Georgia. “Opens a window on Georgia’s rich history, diverse culture, and still unfolding story.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Reference–Encyclopedias

Logical Fallacies

Logical Fallacies

Go to this comprehensive yet concise site for explanations and examples of common false arguments. Navigate by category and follow links between connected fallacies. Includes a translation of Latin terms for fallacies into English. Learn the definition of a logical fallacy.
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

Encyclopedia of Laser Physics and Technology

Encyclopedia of Laser Physics and Technology

This is a freely accessible encyclopedia, explaining in-depth the terms and principles of topics such as laser physics, nonlinear optics, and fiber technology. The articles are arranged alphabetically by topic, and includes reference citations for further research.
Subject: Reference–Encyclopedias; Science And Technology–Physics–Light, Waves, And Optics

The Free Dictionary

The Free Dictionary

This website provides access to English, Spanish, German, French, Italian, Chinese, Portuguese, Dutch, Norwegian, Greek, and Russian dictionaries; English-language Medical, Legal, and Financial dictionaries; a Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, and other language resources.
Subject: Reference–Thesauruses Or Thesauri; Reference–Encyclopedias; Reference–Dictionaries

History of Philosophy

History of Philosophy

A large collection of online essays and web resources. Essay topics include Camus, institutional suicide of Chinese Buddhism, and Ayn Rand. The encyclopedia of web resources covers the following areas of Western philosophy: Ancient Greek, Hellenistic, Late Antiquity, Mediaeval, and Modern. The encyclopedia covers the following areas of Eastern P …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Western; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Eastern

Queer Theory Links

Queer Theory Links

A gateway to LGBT resources, most with a queer theory orientation. Resources include definitions of and introductions to queer theory, as well as essays by influential writiers in the field.
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases; Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

People with Online Papers in Philosophy

People with Online Papers in Philosophy

A linked list of individuals who have made available online papers in philosophy and related areas. The list contains mostly academic philosophers, but some scientists and others in related fields are included. Areas of interest of these people include consciousness, perception, mental content, philosophy of mind, artificial intelligence, cogniti …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

Voice of the Shuttle

Voice of the Shuttle

A vast database containing general philosophical resources such as guides to philosophy on the Internet; information about modern philosophical movements; materials about philosophers and their writings including interviews, critical writings, links to relevant courses, and information about listservs and newsgroups; links to journal homepages; inf …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

Continental Philosophy

Continental Philosophy

This site contains an expansive catalogue of links to sites about Continental Philosophy. It emphasizes 19th and 20th Century schools of thought such as Critical Theory, Existentialism, Psychoanalysis, Structuralism, Deconstruction, Cultural Theory, Feminist Theory, Queer Theory, and etc. Links are organized both by school and by individual autho …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

Internet FAQ Archives

Internet FAQ Archives

This site contains two parts. First is an archive of Usenet Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) postings in Hypertext format and in FTP archive textual format. Searchable and organized by newsgroups, category, author, or archive name. The second part is “an archive of ‘Internet Best Current Practices (BCPs)’, ‘Request For Comments (RFCs)’, ‘For Your …
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Reference–Encyclopedias–FAQ Archives; Computers & Internet–Internet–Usenet

Encyclopedia Smithsonian

Encyclopedia Smithsonian

“The Smithsonian Institution receives a great many public inquiries covering a wide range of topics. Therefore, the following responses have been compiled to answer frequently asked questions or to provide guidance in finding the requested information. New information will be added continually.” Topics covered: Armed Forces History, Anthropology, M …
Subject: Reference–Encyclopedias

The Philosophy Research Base

The Philosophy Research Base

A huge philosophy research base, categorized by history, subject, and author. Provides links to online resources as well as reviews of print resources. Featured subjects include: American Philosophy, Analytic Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Ecofeminism, Ecological Philosophy, Queer Theory, Music Theory, Ancient Philosophy, Medieval Philosophy, …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases