Ryan Library Databases are subscriptions provided to the PLNU community for online access to journal and magazine articles and/or citations.
You will be prompted for your PLNU network username and password (same as email) to access these databases.
Some recommended databases for students of Religion/Philosophy are:
(Hint: You can search the five databases above together by clicking on "Choose Databases" once you are inside one of the databases and adding the other three databases to the same search.)
Search by Scripture in the ATLA database:
The current issues of our periodicals are kept in the Reference Area of Ryan Library. All back issues are kept in the Lower Level. Periodicals are arranged alphabetically.
To determine if we have online access to these journals, copy/paste the journal title into the Library's Journals Directory (also accessible on the Library's homepage). If we have the journal through a database(s), the database name(s) and date range will be listed.
The Journal of Philosophy: v. 42 (1945) to present
The Philosophical Review: v. 1 (1892) to present
International Philosophical Quarterly: IPQ: v. 1 (1961) to present
Journal of the History of Philosophy: v. 8 (1970) to present
Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society: v. 97 (1953) to v. 162 (2018)
Philosophy and Phenomenological Research v. 33 (1972) to v. 46 (1986)
Faith and Philosophy: Journal of the Society of Christian Philosophers: v. 24 (2007) to present
The Philosophical Forum: v. (1968) to v. 33 (2002)
American Journal of Theology & Philosophy: v. 29 (2008) to present