Philosophy majors are usually adept critical thinkers, capable of reasoning, problem-solving, and are proficient communicators.
Philosophers can teach philosophy, but that's not all they can do. You'll find Philosophy majors in a variety of fields. Many are employed as professors, attorneys, writers, computer systems analysts, business executives, bankers, researchers, religious ministers, and physicians.
There are several types of information available to students through the ACC libraries, both in print form and electronically. Details provided on the different types of resources are listed below:
|Books||You can find a wealth of resources in the library's book collection. A book can provide detailed background information on a topic.|
|Reference Books||Encyclopedias, atlases, dictionaries, etc. are considered reference sources. Access these types of resources when you need to find definitions, biographies, overviews, and historical information.|
|Articles||Articles can be found in journals, magazines, or newspapers. Articles can vary in scope, but usually fall into one of two categories: scholarly and popular.|
|Web Sites||The internet can provide a wealth of information, especially from government sources and professional organizations. Be sure to carefully evaluate the information found here.|
Learn Mythology Basics-Helps you memorize the facts, events, and characters from mythological traditions. (iOS)
Greek Mythology-A collection of Greek mythology divided in different kind of gods (Primeval, Titans and Olympians), demigods, and important myths. (Android)
Human Values & Ethics-Includes notes on ethics, human rights, behavior, relations, & more. (Android)
Quran Explorer-Complete scalable Quran Text in Uthmanic font with all diacritical marks. English translation by Mufti Taqi Usmani is also included. (iOS)
PocketTorah-Helps you learn the weekly Torah and Haftarah portion from your mobile device. (iOS)