Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (SEP) combines an online encyclopedia of philosophy with peer-reviewed publication of original papers in philosophy, freely accessible to Internet users.[1][2] It is maintained by Stanford University. Each entry is written and maintained by an expert in the field, including professors from many academic institutions worldwide.[3] Authors contributing to the encyclopedia give Stanford University the permission to publish the articles, but retain the copyright to those articles.[4]

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Type of site
Online encyclopedia of Philosophy
OwnerThe Metaphysics Research Lab, Center for the Study of Language and Information, Stanford University
Created byEdward N. Zalta
EditorEdward N. Zalta
URLplato.stanford.edu
Launched1995; 26 years ago (1995)
ISSN1095-5054
OCLC number643092515