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.
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.