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Emmanuel Levinas: Home

A Gumberg Library research guide

This research guide will connect you to reference works, print books and ebooks, databases for articles, and other information sources on the influential French/Lithuanian/Jewish philosopher, Emmanuel Levinas (1906-1995)

Detail from a portrait of Levinas,by Bracha L. Ettinger, CC-BY-SA 2.5


Introductory Articles

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.

Reference & Introductory Works

Major Texts

Find Articles

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.

How do you find full text?

Find Dissertations

To access electronic resources off campus you will need to enter your Multipass information

Click the link below  to hear relevant episodes of this excellent BBC Radio 4 program


"The Other and Otherness: An Intro to Emmanuel Levinas" by Kael Moffat


Need Help?

If at any time you need help with using Gumberg Library resources, please contact Ted Bergfelt, Humanities Librarian, via email or by phone at 412-426-5430, 8:30 am-4:30 pm ET, Monday-Friday. If he is not available, Ask Gumberg