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Philosophy Research Guide

Biographies

Biographies

Brief biographies of philosophers may be found in many of the encyclopedias and dictionaries listed in this guide as well as in Treasury of Philosophy. The Library also holds book-length biographies of many philosophers. To locate them, search for the name of the philosopher in the Subject search mode on OneSearch. In addition, there are a number of reference books containing short biographies of certain groups of philosophers:

Electronic Resources

Commentaries