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This Guide provides a starting point for library materials in Philosophy.

Suggested Subject Headings

Suggested Library of Congress Call Numbers

B1-5802                                 Philosophy (General)

B69-99                                         General works

B108-5802                                    By period, Including individual philosophers and schools of philosophy

B108-708                                            Ancient

B720-765                                            Medieval

B770-785                                            Renaissance

B790-5802                                          Modern

B808-849                                                  Special topics and schools of philosophy

B850-5739                                                By region or country

B5800-5802                                              By religion


Subclass BC

BC1-199                                 Logic

BC11-39                                       History

BC25-39                                             By period

BC60-99                                       General works

BC171-199                                    Special topics


Subclass BD

BD10-701                               Speculative philosophy

BD10-41                                       General philosophical works

BD95-131                                     Metaphysics

BD143-237                                    Epistemology.  Theory of knowledge

BD240-260                                    Methodology

BD300-450                                    Ontology Including being, the soul, life, death

BD493-701                                    Cosmology: Including teleology, space and time, structure of matter, plurality of worlds

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Interdisciplinary Philosophy

B1-5802                                  Philosophy (General)

D 16.8                                     Philosophy of history

JA 71                                      Political philosophy

K 230                                      Philosophy of law

LB 875                                    Philosophy of education

ML 3800                                  Philosophy of Music

N 66                                        Philosophy of art

PN 1995.9                                Philosophy of film

Q 175                                      Philosophy of science

T 14                                         Philosophy of technology


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