This research guide will connect you to reference works, print books and ebooks, databases for articles, and other information sources on the French philosopher, scientist, and mathematician, Rene Descartes (1596-1650).
All of these resources can be accessed from off-campus, but you will need to enter your Multipass username and password when you click on a link below.
Click on any link below to run a search in the online catalog, for all books and other materials on that subject in, or accessible through, the Gumberg Library.
To learn how to find EBooks for these searches, click here.
Books on Descartes
Criticism on individual works
To use e-journals off-campus, you will need to enter your Multipass username and password when you click on a link
To access electronic resources off campus you will need to enter your Multipass information
Click the link below to hear an episode of this excellent BBC Radio 4 program on Rene Descartes.