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Online Texts for Program Readings: Senior Readings

This guide provides links to full-text resources and audio resources available for program readings.

Online Texts

This is a guide with links to full-text/audio resources of program works. Below is a list of databases with full-text sources and audio recordings.  Please contact Cara Sabolcik, Associate Library Director for help accessing these resources.

Digital Loeb Classical Library Early Modern Texts Naxos Music Library Naxos Spoken Word Library Open Library Project Gutenberg

de Beauvoir, Simone

To obtain a copy of The Second Sex, contact Cara Sabolcik, Associate Library Director at:

Darwin, Charles

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On the Origin of Species

Dred Scott Decision / Frederick Douglass Speech / Lincoln Speeches / Lincoln-Douglas Debates / Booker T. Washington

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Senior Seminar Readings
Dred Scott Decision / Frederick Douglass Speeches
Lincoln Speeches
Lincoln-Douglass Debates

Einstein, Albert

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Relativity: Special and General Theory
Relativity: Special and General Theory

Federalist / Supreme Court Opinions / U.S. Constitution

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Federalist Papers
Section 13 of the Judiciary Act of 1789
Senior Seminar Readings
U.S. Constitution 

Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich

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Phenomenology of Spirit

Kierkegaard, Soren

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Fear and Trembling
Philosophical Fragments

Melville, Herman

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Benito Cereno


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Tolstoi, Leo

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War and Peace

Woolf, Virginia

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To the Lighthouse

Conrad, Joseph

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Heart of Darkness

Dostoevsky, Fyodor

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Brothers Karamazov


DuBois, W. E. B.

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The Souls of Black Folk

Faulkner, William

To obtain a copy of Go Down Moses "The Bear", contact Cara Sabolcik, Associate Library Director at:

Freud, Sigmund

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Beyond the Pleasure Principle
Mourning and Melancholia / Remembering, Repeating, and Working Through 

Heidegger, Martin

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Introduction to Metaphysics

Marx & Engels

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Communist Manifesto
The Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844
  • Vol. 1 (Marxists Internet Archive)
  • Vol. 3 (Marxists Internet Archive)
The German Ideology

Nietzsche, Friedrich

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Beyond Good and Evil
Use and Disadvantage of History for Life

Tocqueville, Alexis de

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Democracy in America

Wittgenstein, Ludwig

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Philosophical Investigations