Philosophical Research Society

Address: 
3910 Los Feliz Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90027
United States
Contact: 
Ms. Jeanne Harris
Phone: 
323-663-2167

Archives and Collections

Description of Collection: 

Founded in 1934, the Philosophical Research Society is a nonsectarian center for the study and teaching of the world’s wisdom traditions. The Philosophical Research Society Library’s holdings provide a range of information about various countries and philosophies. The holdings include books, many of which are rare or out of print, on subjects such as Sir Francis Bacon, the Orient (India, Near East, Far East, Tibet, China, and Japan), Egypt, North and South American Indians, mythology, biography, psychic phenomena, alchemy, metaphysics, lost continents, divination, art and architecture, medicine, psychology, astrology, theosophy, literature, history, Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism, and Masonry.

Management

Catalog System: 
Cataloged records are arranged alphabetically and by subject. Uncataloged records are placed in subject files.
Repository: 
No
Loans to Outside?: 
No
Exhibited?: 
Yes