Ethics: Background Info

Guide to information resources for ethics.

Where Should I Begin?

Credo Reference is an excellent starting point--providing over 500 full-text reference sources.

The reference sources listed on this page provide the following types of information:

  • Reliable background information;
  • Criticism;
  • Articles written by subject experts;
  • Dates, timelines, events, people, definitions related to your topic;
  • Biographical information;
  • A list of further readings, normally found at the end of encyclopedia articles.  Use these references as springboards for further research.

Find additional reference sources by searching LVC Books.  Click on Power Search, choose Type, choose Reference, and search for your keywords.

Image:  Donna Miller. 


Print subject encyclopedias, available in Bishop Library, behind the DVD's.


Image Source:  US Dept. Energy.  Public Domain.  Wikimedia Commons.