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Spanish Philosophy: Writing & Citing

A guide to the philosophers from what are now Spain and Portugal, once known as Hispania, and later by names of individual regions (Aragon, Al-Andalus, Catalonia, Castile, etc.)

Writing Help!

The Academic Resource Center (The ARC) is a place to get help with your writing and your citation concerns.  The link below is to a whole LibGuide dedicated to answering your questions about writing and citation for different disciplines.  The ARC is also the place you can get  individual tutoring in almost any class you're taking, as well as connect to scheduled drop-in sessions for writing and other disciplines... like Math!

Click below for the Writing LibGuide.

Chicago Style

This manual is available in an online version. LMU only

[Note: 16th edition came out Fall, 2010; online version will access both 16th and 15th eds.]

Writing for Philosophy

Guidebook for Publishing Philosophy

A collection of essays to help with philosophical writing and the publication process.  In Reference Stacks.


Perils of publishing / Samuel Gorovitz -- On avoiding rejection by journals / Nancy D. Simco -- Presenting work and delivering papers / Thomas Mangell -- APA paper submision guidelines / Marcia Yudkin & Janice Moulton -- Electronic publishing and philosophy / Francis P. Crawley -- Beyond the ivory tower: publishing in newspapers and magazines / Marcia Yudkin -- Resources for writing and publishing philosophy / Francis P. Crawley


See also the calls for papers, conference panel commentators, etc., many of which accept graduate students, at the American Philosophical Association

MLA Guide and helpful resources

For examples of citations in MLA style, see our .pdf
(Citations for print are on the front page, and citations for online sources are on the back.)

For more information, see the MLA tab in our Citation LibGuide

Renaissance Reunion

Scuola di Atena

The School of Athens, 1510-11

Raphael Sanzio

source:  Wikipedia Commons