Book Reviews: A research Guide

Sources of Book Reviews

You may search for book reviews by using the author's name and title words or phrases. You may also limit your search in databases to reviews, which will allow you to avoid passing mention of authors or works, identify reviewers themselves and find reviews in various subject areas.

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General and Multi-disciplinary Sources


  • Academic Search (EBSCO)
  • About Academic Search
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document Type: Book Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1940 to the present


  • American Periodicals Series Online
  • About American Periodicals Series Online
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced search and select Document Type: Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1740-1900


  • Archive of Americana
  • About Archive of Americana
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Search full text: "book review" or "review essay" or "review article"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1758 to the 20th Century


  • Arts and Humanities Citation Index
  • About Arts and Humanities Citation Index
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • in Drop-down menu (with default as Topic), select Document type
  • In Document types: select: Book Review
  • You may also search "book review"; "review essay"
  • Add fields as necessary
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1975 to the present


  • Bibliographie der deutschen Rezensionen : mit Einschluss von Referaten und Selbstanzeigen Coverage: 1900-1911
    Bibliographie der Rezensionen : mit Einschluss von Referaten und Selbstanzeigen Coverage: 1911-1914
    Bibliographie der Rezensionen und Referate Coverage: 1915-1932
    Bibliographie der Rezensionen, nach Titeln (Alphabet der Verfasser) geordnetes Verzeichnis von Besprechangen deutscher und ausländischer Bücher und Karten, die ...in zumeist wissenschaftlichen und kritischen Zeitschriften, Zeitungen und Sammelwerken deutscher Zunge erschienen sind Coverage: 1931-1943
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1900-1943


  • Book Review Digest Retrospective
  • About Book Review Digest Retrospective
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1903-1982


  • Book Review Index Online
  • About Book Review Index Online
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1965 to the present


  • Bowker Books in Print (BIP)
  • About Bowker Books in Print
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search
  • Type: Select All, or choose Fiction or Non Fiction
  • Review by: Select Reviewed by - all (or select from the list)
  • Search
  • Choose a book
  • Click on: Professional reviews (to the left) to find reviews, full text and references
  • Coverage: Varies, updated regularly


  • Brill Online Books and Journals
  • About Brill Online Books and Journals
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use in any search "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: [All Brill content, 1836-]; reviews, 1950s-


  • British Humanities Index
  • About British Humanities Index
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced search and select Document type: Book Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1962 to the present


  • British Periodicals
  • About British Periodicals
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use in any search "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Coverage: 1680-1930
  • Search


  • Cairn.info
  • About Cairn.info
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use in any search "compte rendu" or "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1946 to the present


  • Century Journals Social Sciences
  • About Century Journals Social Sciences
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use in keyword search: book review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1915-1993


  • Children's Core Collection
  • About Children's Core Collection
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced search and select Publication Type: Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1928 to the present


  • Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD)
  • About Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Search author, title, subject, keyword, all text
  • In advanced search you may search specific field and limit to "review"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • China Academic Journals
  • About China Academic Journals
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In English, use search term: book review
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Chinese Periodical Full-Text Database (1911-1949)
  • About Chinese Periodical Full-Text Database
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In English, use search term: book review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1911-1949


  • Choice Reviews Online
  • About Choice Reviews Online
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use advanced search to take advange of limiters
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1988 to the present


  • Combined retrospective index to book reviews in humanities journals, 1802-1974
  • Print
  • Coverage: 1802-1974


  • Combined Retrospective Index to Book Reviews in Scholarly Journals, 1886-1974
  • Print
  • Coverage: 1886-1974


  • Current Book Review Citations
  • Print
  • Coverage: 1976-1982


  • Current Contents Connect
  • About Current Contents Connect
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In the drop-down menu, click on Topic
  • Select: Document Type, then select: Book Review as your document type
  • Search
  • You may further refine your search with more limiters
  • Coverage: varies, [1995 to the present]


  • DigiZeitschriften e.V. (German digital journal archive)
  • About DigiZeitschriften
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Search Volltext und Metadaten (full text and metadata); or Volltext (full text); or Metadaten (metadata)
  • Add to search: Book Review or Buchbesprechung or Buchbesprechungen or Rezension or Review essay
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
  • About Directory of Open Access Journals
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In any search use: "book review"; or "book reviews"
  • Search
  • You can apply limiters, such as language
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Duke Scholarly Collection
  • About Duke Scholarly Collection
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search
  • In your search use "book review"; or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 2000 to the present


  • Duxiu Knowledge Search Database
  • About Duxiu Knowledge Search Database
  • Vernacular search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Eighteenth Century Journals
  • About Eighteenth Century Journals
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search
  • Use search term: review; book and review; critical and review
  • or limit to genre: Reviews
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1685-1815


  • Entre les lignes
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use: Recherche détaillée and select: Comptes rendus
  • Search
  • Coverage: [1947] to the present; for book reviews; articles 1900 to the present


  • Factiva
  • About Factiva
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Go to Search
  • Use search term "book review"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1985 to the present


  • FRANCIS
  • About FRANCIS
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use in any search "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1984 to the present


  • Google Scholar
  • Special version of Google's index to scholarly content on the web. Connects to full-text resources available to IU users
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use terms: "book review" OR "review essay"
  • Search
  • Try also a Google Custom Search for book reviews
  • Coverage: Varies


  • H-Net Reviews in the Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Use Advanced search
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1993 to the present


  • Harper's Weekly: 1857-1912
  • About Harper's Weekly
  • There are book reviews and blurbs in Harper's Weekly
  • There is no effective limiter or combination of search terms for book reviews
  • Use authorname or title or both
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1857-1912


  • Hemeroteca Digital
  • About Hemeroteca Digital
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • There is no reliable limiter or search strategy to limit results to book reviews
  • Search "authorname"; search "title"
  • Coverage: 17th-20th Centuries


  • Humanities and Social Sciences Retrospective
  • About Humanities and Social Sciences Retrospective
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Select Document Type: Book Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1907-1984


  • Humanities International Complete
  • About Humanities International Complete
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Select Publication Type: Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • IBZ online [electronic resource] Internationale Bibliographie der Zeitschriftenliteratur
  • Print: Internationale Bibliographie der Zeitschriftenliteratur aus allen Gebieten des Wissens. International bibliography of periodical literature covering all fields of knowledge 1965-1999. Formed by the union of: Bibliographie der deutschen Zeitschriften-literatur (1896-1964), and: Bibliographie der fremdsprachigen Zeitschriftenliteratur (1911-1964). Search IUCAT for earlier print titles
  • Online:
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use More Search Options
  • In full text, use search term "book review" or "review essay"
  • Also search terms: resena; rezension; buchrezension; compte-rendu; recensione
  • Search
  • Coverage online: 1983 to the present


  • Index to Book Reviews in the Humanities
  • Print
  • 1960-1990


  • IngentaConnect
  • About IngentaConnect
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select - Search for in: Article title, keywords or abstract
  • Use terms: "book review" OR "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1988 to the present


  • International Bibliography of the Social Sciences
  • About International Bibliography of the Social Sciences
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document type: Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1981 to the present


  • Internationale Bibliographie der Rezensionen wissenschaftlicher Literatur. International bibliography of book reviews of scholarly literature. Bibliographie internationale des recensions de la littérature savante Coverage:1971-1983
    Internationale Bibliographie der Rezensionen wissenschaftlicher Literatur = International bibliography of book reviews of scholarly literature = Bibliographie internationale des recensions de la littérature savante Coverage:1984-1997
  • Print
  • Covererage 1971-1997


  • IUCAT
  • Use IUCAT to search for sources of book reviews, not the reviews themselves
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • You can search in the subject field: book reviews
  • Apply limiters as you wish, including Online sources
  • Coverage: Varies Daily


  • IUScholarWorks Journals
  • About IUScholarWorks Journals
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In ScholarWorks journals use search term: "book review" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Open PDFs and search them for the reviews, if necessary
  • Coverage: Varies


  • IUScholarWorks Repository
  • About IUScholarWorks Repository
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search terms: "book review"; "review essay"; or review
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Joint Publications Research Service
  • About Joint Publications Research Service
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use the terms: "book review" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • JSTOR
  • About JSTOR
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select - NARROW BY: Item Type - Reviews
  • Search
  • Coverage: From the first issue of each journal up to 3-5 years ago - Varies


  • Letopis' Zhurnal'nykh Statei (Soviet Periodical Index)
  • About Letopis' Zhurnal'nykh Statei
  • Vernacular search
  • Coverage: 1956-1975


  • LexisNexis Academic
  • About LexisNexis Academic
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In Advanced Options you can select Article Type: Book Review as a limiter
  • or use search term: book review
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Liberty Magazine 1924-1950
  • About Liberty Magazine
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search term: "books in review"
  • Try also authorname or title or both
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1924-1950


  • The London review of books
  • Print
  • Coverage: 1979 to the present


  • MAS Ultra - School Edition
  • About MAS Ultra - School Edition
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search terms: "book review" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1975 to the present


  • MasterFile Premier
  • About MasterFile Premier
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search terms: "book review" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1975 to the present


  • Middle and Junior High Core Collection
  • About Middle and Junior High Core Collection
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document Type: Book Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Middle Search Plus
  • About Middle Search Plus
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use the term: "book review"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1984 to the present


  • New York Review of Books
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1963 to the present


  • Nineteenth Century Masterfile
  • About Nineteenth Century Masterfile
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Search term "book review"
  • Search
  • Select Newspapers and Periodicals for most book reviews
  • Coverage: 1800-1930


  • C19: The Nineteenth Century Index
  • About C19: The Nineteenth Century Index
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use in any search (Quick search or Advanced: Title Keyword) "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1770-1931


  • Nineteenth Century Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature, 1890- 1899, with Supplementary Indexing, 1900-1922
  • Print
  • Book reviews are listed under author entry only.
  • Included in Readers' Guide Retrospective 1890-1982


  • OneSearch@IU
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search terms "book review" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Oxford Journals Online Archives - Humanities
  • About Oxford Journals Online Archives - Humanities
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search
  • In the field Text | Abstract | Title - Use the terms "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Oxford Journals Online Archive - Social Science
  • About Oxford Journals Online Archive - Social Science
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search
  • In the field Text | Abstract | Title - Use the terms "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Oxford Scholarship Online
  • About Oxford Scholarship Online
  • Find reviews cited in the text of e-books
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search term "book review"
  • Search: use Advanced Search and combine full text "book review" search with other terms
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Peace Research Abstracts
  • About Peace Research Abstracts
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use terms "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1964 to the present


  • Periodicals Archive Online
  • About Periodicals Archive Online
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document type: Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 17th century to the present


  • Poole's Index to Periodical Literature (1802-1907)
  • Print
  • Also available in Nineteenth Century Masterfile
  • Indexes 470 British and American periodicals
  • Book reviews are listed under subject; reviews of fiction, poetry, plays are listed under the author of the work; Supplement: Book reviews are listed under book author
  • Coverage:1802-1907


  • Project Muse
  • About Project Muse
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Content Type: Reviews
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • ProQuest Periodicals Index Online
  • About ProQuest Periodicals Index Online
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document type: Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: First issues [1665] to 1995


  • ProQuest Social Sciences
  • About ProQuest Social Sciences
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document type: Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1871 to the present


  • ProQuest The Arts
  • About ProQuest The Arts
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document type: Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1973 to the present


  • Public Library Core Collection: Nonfiction
  • About Public Library Core Collection: Nonfiction
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Publication Type: Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Readers' Guide Full Text Mega
  • About Readers' Guide Full Text Mega
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document Type: Book Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: Index and abstracts from 1983 to the present; full text from 1994 to the present


  • Readers' Guide Retrospective 1890-1982
  • About Readers' Guide Retrospective
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document Type: Book Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1890-1982


  • Russian Academy of Sciences Bibliographies
  • About Russian Academy of Sciences Bibliographies
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document Type: Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1980 to the present


  • SciELO Citation Index
  • About SciELO Citation Index
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • There is no book review limiter (after a search you may try limiting to Document Type: Review article)
  • Use search "book review"; "review essay"
  • Try also resena; resenha; beoordeling
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Scopus
  • About Scopus
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search terms: "book review"; "review essay"
  • You may try limiting to the Document Type: Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1995 to the present


  • Senior High Core Collection
  • About Senior High Core Collection
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document Type: Book Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Shakespeare Collection
  • About Shakespeare Collection
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select Document Type: Book Review
  • Search
  • The database (from Gale/Cengage) includes many sources and subjects and is not limited Shakespeare materials
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Social Sciences Citation Index
  • About Social Sciences Citation Index
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • in the Drop-down menu (with default as Topic), select Document type
  • In Document types: select: Book Review
  • You may also search "book review"; "review essay"
  • Add fields as necessary
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1955 to the present


  • Something About the Author
  • About Something About the Author
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search
  • Use search term "book review" and search in: Entire Document
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1952 to the present


  • SpringerLink
  • About SpringerLink
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search terms "book review" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies by journal


  • Subject Index to Periodicals
  • Print
  • Continued by British Humanities Index
  • Coverage: 1915 - 1961


  • Taiwan Electronic Periodical Service (TEPS)
  • About Taiwan Electronic Periodical Service
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In English, use search term: "book review"; or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive
  • About Times Literary Supplement
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select under Article type" Book Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1902 to the present (5 year rolling wall)


  • TOPICSearch
  • About TOPICSearch
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Select Document Type: Book Review
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies by source; primarily 1998 to the present


  • Urban Studies Abstracts
  • About Urban Studies Abstracts
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use terms "book review" or "review essay" or "review article"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1973 to the present


  • Universal Database of Central Asia and the Caucasus
  • About Universal Database of Central Asia and the Caucasus
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In English use search terms" "book review" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies by title


  • Universal Database of Social Sciences & Humanities
  • About Universal Database of Social Sciences & Humanities
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In English use search terms" "book review" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Vestnik Evropy
  • About Vestnik Evropy
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search
  • Use search term in article title or entire article: "book review"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1802-1830


  • Web of Science
  • About Web of Science
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search term in topic field: "book review" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1900 to the present


  • Wiley Online Library
  • About Wiley Online Library
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search
  • Use search terms: "book review" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Zasshi kiji sakuin shusei
  • About Zasshi kiji sakuin shusei
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search term "book review" or search in Japanese
  • Text in Japanese
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1868 to the present



    African American Studies


  • African American Periodicals, 1825-1995
  • About African American Periodicals
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search term "book review" in Full Text
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1825-1995


  • International Index to Black Periodicals
  • About Index to Black Periodicals
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Document Type
  • Browse and Select the types: Book Review, Book review and Book Review-Favorable
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • The Kaiser index to black resources, 1948-1986: from the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture of the New York Public Library
  • Print
  • Find book reviews in the section "Books-reviews"
  • Look also under the author's name; look also under the subject which may contain references to reviews
  • Coverage: 1948-1986


  • G.K. Hall index to Black periodicals. 1999-2004
    Index to Black periodicals1984-1998
    Index to periodical articles by and about Blacks1973-1983
    Index to periodical articles by and about Negroes 1966-1972
    Index to periodical articles by and about Negroes; cumulated 1960/1970
  • Print
  • There is a section for book reviews
  • Look also under subject or the author of the book
  • Ealier volumes may not index by subject or author; look in the book review section
  • Coverage: 1960-2004




  • Agriculture


  • AGRICOLA
  • About AGRICOLA
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Select Search Articles
  • Use search terms book review; review essay
  • Search
  • Coverage: 15th Century to present




  • Anthropology


  • Anthropology Plus
  • About Anthropology Plus
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use in any search "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 19th Century to the present


  • AnthroSource
  • About AnthroSource
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use advanced search
  • In All of the words put: "book review"; or in exact phrase put:book review
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1900 to the present


  • ARD–the Anthropology Review Database
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1940 to the present


  • Bibliography of Native North Americans (EBSCO)
  • About Bibliography of Native North Americans
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use in any search "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage:16th century to the present




  • Area Studies



  • African Studies

    Africa Review of Books
  • There is no effective way to search individual book reviews in the series
  • Consult issues of the publication and search the PDFs
  • Coverage: 2004 to the present


  • Africa-Wide NiPAD
  • About Africa-Wide NiPAD
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search terms "book review" or "review essay" or "review article"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 19th Century to the present


  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: African Studies
  • About Oxford Bibliographies Online: African Studies
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search
  • Use search terms "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Asian Studies

    Bibliography of Asian Studies
  • About Bibliography of Asian Studies
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search terms: "book review" or "review essay" or "review article"
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1971 to the present


  • DBpia (Korean Scholarly Journals Online)
  • About DBpia
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In English use term: book review
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies


  • E-Korean Studies
  • About E-Korean Studies
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Search in English: book review
  • Coverage: Varies


  • KCI Korean Journal Database
  • About KCI Korean Journal Database
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In English use search term: "book review" or "review essay"
  • Search
  • Coverage: Varies by title


  • Hispanic American, Chicano, Latino and Riqueno Studies

    Chicano Database (EBSCO)
  • About Chicano Database
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Coverage: 1967 to the present


  • Guía a las reseñas de libros de y sobre Hispanoamérica = A guide to reviews of books from and about Hispanic America
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  • Coverage: 1960-1990


  • HAPI Hispanic American Periodicals Index
  • About HAPI
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  • Use the term: book reviews
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  • Coverage: 1970 to the present


  • Latino-Hispanic American Experience: Leaders, Writers, and Thinkers
  • About Latino-Hispanic American Experience
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Latino Studies
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Latin American Studies

    Handbook of Latin American Studies
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  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Click here to search HLAS Web - vol. 50 (1990) onward
  • Use Guided Search
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  • Coverage: 1990 to the present


  • HLAS Online: Handbook of Latin American Studies
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  • Primarily annotations rather than substantial book reviews; bibliographic references to reviews
  • Coverage: 1935 to the present


  • Informe Academico (English Interface)
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  • Coverage: 1994 to the present


  • Informe Academico (Spanish Interface)
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  • Continue
  • Set search to Spanish, if needed
  • Go to Avanzado and Seleccionar tipos de documento: Reseña de libro
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  • Coverage: 1994 to the present


  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Latin American Studies
  • About Oxford Bibliographies Online: Latin American Studies
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Researching Brazil/Pesquisa no Brasil
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  • Coverage: 1990 to the present


  • Jewish Studies

    Compact Memory: Internetarchiv juedischer Periodika
  • About Compact Memory: Internetarchiv juedischer Periodika
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  • Coverage: 1806-1938


  • Index to Jewish Periodicals
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  • Coverage: 1988 to the present


  • Middle Eastern Studies

    Al-Jadid: A Review and Record of Arab Culture and Arts
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  • Coverage: [1997] to the present


  • Index Islamicus
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  • Coverage: 1906 to the present


  • Middle Eastern and Central Asian Studies
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  • Coverage: 1900 to the Present


  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Islamic Studies
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Slavic and Eastern European Studies

    American Bibliography of Slavic & East European Studies Online (ABSEES)
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  • Coverage: 1989 to the present


  • Balkan Insight
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  • Coverage: Current daily news


  • Central and Eastern European Online Library
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • European Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies
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  • Coverage: 1991-2006




  • Art and Architecture


  • Art Index Retrospective
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  • Coverage: 1921-1984


  • Art Source
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  • Coverage: 1929 to the present


  • ARTbibliographies Modern
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  • Coverage: 1974 to the present


  • Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
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  • Coverage: 1930 to the present


  • Bibliography of the History of Art
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  • Coverage: 1973-2007


  • Design and Applied Arts Index
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  • Coverage: 1973 to the present


  • Frick Art Reference Library Periodicals Index
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  • Index to Nineteenth Century American Art Periodicals
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  • Coverage:Coverage: 1840-1907


  • International Bibliography of Art (IBA)
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  • Coverage: 1945 to the present


  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Art History
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  • Biology


  • BioOne
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  • Biosis
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  • Business and Economics


  • ABI/INFORM Complete
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  • Coverage: 1971 to the present


  • Business & Industry
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  • Coverage: Varies, updated daily


  • Business & Management Practices
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  • Coverage: Varies, updated daily


  • Business Source Premier
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  • Coverage: 1887 to the present


  • EconLit
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  • Coverage: 1969 to the present


  • Economist Historical Archive 1843-2010
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  • Coverage: 1843-2010


  • Emerald Management Xtra Plus
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  • Coverage: 1994 to the present


  • Financial Times Historical Archive 1888-2010
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  • Coverage:1888-2010


  • ProQuest Business
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Regional Business News
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  • Classical Studies


  • Année philologique
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  • Coverage: 1924-2012


  • Bryn Mawr Classical Review
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  • Coverage: 1990 to the present


  • The Classical Journal
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  • Coverage: 2007 to the present


  • Classical review (Online)
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  • Coverage: 1887 to the present


  • Gnomon [electronic resource]: kritische Zeitschrift für die gesamte klassische Altertumswissenschaft
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  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • You may so select SEARCH from the top band that begins JSTOR HOME and Choose Advanced Search; then check the item type: REVIEWS and type the title of the journal in the box beneath PUBLICATION TITLE
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  • Coverage: 1925 to the present




  • Computer Science


  • ACM Digital Library(Association for Computing Machinery)
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • IEEE Computer Society Digital Library
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  • Coverage: 1995 to the present




  • Criminal Justice


  • Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text
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  • Coverage: 1910 to the present


  • Criminal Justice Periodical Index
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  • Coverage: 1982 to the present


  • Criminology: A Sage Full-Text Collection
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  • Coverage: 1847 to the present


  • National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database
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  • Coverage: 1960 to the present




  • Education


  • EdITLib
  • About EdITLib
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  • Coverage: varies


  • Education Full Text
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  • Coverage: 1993 to the present


  • Education Index Retrospective
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  • Coverage: 1929-1983


  • Education week
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • ERIC (DOE)
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  • Coverage: 1966 to the present


  • ERIC (EBSCO)
  • About ERIC (EBSCO)
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  • Coverage: 1966 to the present


  • ERIC (ProQuest)
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  • Coverage: 1966 to the present


  • Primary Search
  • About Primary Search
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  • Coverage: 1984 to the present


  • Professional Development Collection
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  • Coverage: 1965 to the present




  • English and American Language and Literature


  • American Literary and Drama Reviews: An Index to Late 19th Century Periodicals
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  • Coverage: 1880-1900


  • Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature (ABELL)
  • About Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature
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  • Coverage: 1920 to the present


  • Cambridge bibliography of English literature. Vol. 4: 1800-1900. 3rd ed. Cambridge; NY: Cambridge University Press, 1999.
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  • Often includes a selection of contemporary book reviews for major authors
  • Coverage: 1800-1900


  • Fiction Core Collection
  • About Fiction Core Collection
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • FictionConnection
  • About FictionConnection
  • Now part of Books in Print
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  • Use Advanced Search
  • Type: Choose Fiction
  • Review by: Select Reviewed by - all (or select from the list)
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  • Click on: Professional reviews (to the left) to find reviews, full text and references
  • Coverage: 1997 to the present


  • Godey's Lady's Book
  • About Godey's Lady's Book
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Find many reviews with the search term: "literary notices"
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  • Coverage: 1830-1885


  • A guide to critical reviews of United States fiction, 1870-1910
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  • Coverage: 1870-1910


  • Index to Book Reviews in England, 1749-1774
    Index to Book Reviews in England, 1775-1800
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  • Coverage: 1749-1800


  • The literary and historical index to American magazines, 1800-1850
    The literary index to American magazines, 1850-1900
  • Print
  • Book reviews are listed under the author's name and preceded by rev
  • Coverage 1800-1900


  • Literary reviews in British periodicals, 1789-1797 : a bibliography : with a supplementary list of general (non-review) articles on literary subjects
    Literary reviews in British periodicals, 1798-1820; a bibliography with a supplementary list of general (non-review) articles on literary subjects
    Literary reviews in British periodicals, 1821-1826 : a bibliography with a supplementary list of general (non-review) articles on literary subjects
  • Print
  • Coverage 1789-1826


  • Literary writings in America: a bibliography (1850-1940)
  • Print
  • The volumes are a printed card file (about 250,000 cards) resulting from a WPA project attempting to list all U.S. creative literature, including books and periodical articles, published 1850-1940. Not always complete or accurate but a valuable source especially for little-known writers. Book reviews are listed by authors of books and by names of reviewers. 8 v.
  • Coverage: 1850-1940


  • Making of America (MoA
  • Use "Other Searches" in MoA
  • Use Boolean and search in Works or Articles
  • Try search terms review and in the next box author name (Henry James, say; using double quotes does not seem to make a difference
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  • Coverage: 1830-1902


  • The New Moulton's library of literary criticism
  • Print
  • v. 1. Medieval-early Renaissance -- v. 2. William Shakespeare --v. 3. Elizabethan-Caroline -- v. 4. Restoration-early Georgian -- v. 5. Georgian -- v. 6. Late Georgian-Romantic -- v. 7. Early Victorian -- v. 8. Mid-Victorian -- v. 9. Late Victorian -- v. 10. Late Victorian-Edwardian -- v. 11. Biographical supplement and index.
  • Coverage: Medieval Period to 1904


  • The Romantics Reviewed; Contemporary Reviews of British Romantic Writers
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  • Coverage: Mid-1700s to the mid-1800s>


  • Science Fiction Book Review Index, 1923-1973
    Science Fiction Book Review Index, 1974-1979
    Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Review Index, 1980-1984
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  • Coverage: 1923-1984


  • Twentieth century British literature; a reference guide and bibliography
  • Print
  • Mostly scholarly criticism and also some reviews of twentieth-century authors from Britain and its former colonies
  • Coverage: 1900-1980s


  • Victorian Studies Bibliography
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  • Coverage: 1991 to later updates


  • The Wellesley index to Victorian periodicals, 1824-1900
  • Print
  • Also available through C19: The Nineteenth Century Index


  • World Shakespeare Bibliography Online 1971-2002
  • About World Shakespeare Bibliography
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  • Search keywords with terms "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
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  • or search without using the terms "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
  • Titles have a standard "Reviews" section listing a variety of reviews with bibliographic information.
  • Coverage 1960 to the present




  • Environment


  • Environment Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1975 to the present


  • GreenFILE
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  • Coverage: 1913 to the present


  • GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources)
  • About GREENR
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Proquest Environmental Science Collection
  • About Proquest Environmental Science Collection
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  • Coverage: 1967 to the present




  • Film and Television, Performing Arts, Communications and Entertainment


  • ComAbstracts
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  • Coverage: 1966 to the present


  • Communication Source
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  • Coverage: 1915 to the present


  • Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive
  • About Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive
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  • or use the search term: "book review"
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text
  • About Film & Television Literature Index
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Film Literature Index
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  • Coverage: 1976-2001


  • International Index to Film Periodicals
  • About International Index to Film Periodicals
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  • Go to Article type and select from the list: Book review
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  • Coverage: 1972 to the Present


  • International Index to the Performing Arts
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  • Select Document type: Book Review, Book Review-Favorable, Book Review-Mixed, Book Review-Unfavorable
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  • Coverage: 1864 to the Present


  • Iskusstvo kino digital archive
  • About Iskusstvo kino digital archive
  • Vernacular search
  • Coverage: 1931-2012


  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Cinema and Media Studies
  • About Oxford Bibliographies Online: Cinema and Media Studies
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  • Coverage: Varies




  • Gender Studies


  • Contemporary Women's Issues (CWI)
  • About Contemporary Women's Issues
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  • Coverage: 1992 to the present


  • Gender Studies Database
  • About Gender Studies Database
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  • Coverage: 1972 to the present


  • GenderWatch
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  • Coverage: 1970 to the present


  • LGBT Life with Full Text
  • About LGBT Life with Full Text
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  • Coverage: Varies by Title


  • Women and Social Movements in the United States
  • About Women and Social Movements in the United States
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  • or use terms "book review" OR "review essay"
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  • Coverage: 1600-2000




  • Geology


  • AAPG Datapages (American Association of Petroleum Geologists)
  • About AAPG Databases
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  • Coverage: 1917 to the present


  • GSA Today (Geological Society of America)
  • About GSA Today
  • GSA Today does contain book reviews
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Searching for them is extremely uncertain
  • Try authorname or title or both
  • Coverage: 1995 to the present


  • GeoRef
  • About GeoRef
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Coverage: North America 1693 to the present; and the World 1933 to the present


  • GeoScience World
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  • Coverage: 1966 to the present


  • Lyell Collection
  • About Lyell Collection
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Use the term "book review" in the field: Text | Abstract | Title
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  • Coverage: 1811 to the present




  • Government and Law


  • Declassified Documents Reference System (DDRS)
  • About Declassified Documents Reference System
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Coverage: 1940 to the present


  • HeinOnline
  • About HeinOnline
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use search terms: book reviews or review essays; "book reviews" or "review essays" in title field
  • Try also the same terms in the full text field
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
  • About Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
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  • Coverage: 1985 to the present


  • LegalTrac
  • About LegalTrac
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advance Search and select Document Type: Book review, Brief review, Review
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  • Coverage: 1980 to the present


  • Military & Government Collection
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  • Coverage: 1984 to the present


  • Military and Intelligence Database
  • About Military and Intelligence Database
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  • Use Advanced Search and select document type: Book review (Also available, among other things, Brief review, Children's review, E-book review, Reseña de libro)
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • ProQuest Government Periodicals Index Online
  • About ProQuest Government Periodicals Index Online
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  • Coverage: 1988 to the present


  • USA.gov
  • About USA.gov
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  • Coverage: Varies




  • Health and Medicine

    Alt-Health Watch
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  • Coverage: 1990 to the present


  • CINAHL Complete
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  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Coverage: 1937 to the present


  • Global Health
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  • Health and Wellness Resource Center with Alternative Health Upgrade
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  • Health Business FullTEXT
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  • Health Reference Center Academic
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  • Health Source: Nursing and Academic Edition
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  • Health Source: Consumer Edition
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  • Coverage: 1990 to the present


  • Journals@Ovid Full Text
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  • Oxford Journals Online Archive-Medicine
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  • MedLine (EBSCO)
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  • MedLine (Ovid)
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  • MedLine (WOS)
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  • Nursing Resource Center
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  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Public Health
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  • PubMed
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  • History


  • Aestimatio: Critical Reviews in the History of Science (Institute for Research in Classical Philosophy and Science)
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  • America: History & Life
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  • Bibliography of British and Irish history
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  • Chatham House Online Archive
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  • Historical Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1954 to the present


  • Historische Literatur [electronic resource] : Rezensionszeitschrift von H-Soz-u-Kult
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  • History of Science, Technology and Medicine
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  • Index to book reviews in historical periodicals
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  • Coverage: 1972-1977


  • Indiana Magazine of History
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  • Indiana Magazine of History (and Index)
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  • Coverage: 1905 to the present


  • International Medieval Bibliography
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  • Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance
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  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Renaissance and Reformation
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  • Hospitality and Tourism


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  • Language, Linguistics and (world) Literature

    Arbitrium [electronic resource] : Zeitschrift für Rezensionen zur germanistischen Literaturwissenschaft
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  • Coverage: 1983 to the present


  • Artemis Literary Sources
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  • AustLIT
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  • Coverage: 1780 to the present


  • BDSL Online (Bibliographie der deutschen Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft)
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  • Coverage: 1985 to the present


  • Dictionary of Literary Biography
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  • Internationale Bibliographie zur Deutschen Klassik 1750-1850
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  • Coverage: Enlightenment to late Romanticism


  • Journal of Arabic literature (Online)
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  • Literature Criticism Online
  • The database comprises the digitized contents of the following multi-volume series:
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  • Entries include critical essays, interviews, book reviews, biographical notes, and sometimes topic
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  • Coverage: 1400 to the Present


  • Literature Resource Center
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  • Linguistics Abstracts Online
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  • Coverage: 1985 to the present


  • Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1973 to the present


  • Magill On Literature
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  • Poetry and Short Story Reference Center
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  • Retrospektive Digitalisierung wissenschaftlicher Rezensionsorgane und Literaturzeitschriften
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  • Coverage: 18th and 19th centuries




  • Library and Information Science


  • Library and Information Science Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1969 to the present


  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
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  • Coverage: Mid-1960s to the present


  • Library Literature and Information Science Full Text
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  • Coverage: 1984 to the present


  • Library Literature and Information Sciences Retrospective
  • Also available in print format: 1921/1932-1996-1998 &nbps;   1999-2002 &nbps;   (book reviews are at the end of each volume)
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  • Coverage: 1905-1983


  • Novelist Plus
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  • Mathematics


  • MathSciNet
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  • Coverage: 1940 to the present




  • Music


  • International Index to Music Periodicals
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  • Music Index Online
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  • Coverage: 1973 to the present


  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Music
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  • RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
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  • Coverage: 1967 to the present


  • RILM Retrospective Abstracts of Music Literature
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  • Coverage: pre-1967


  • RIPM Archive
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  • RIPM Online
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  • Coverage: 18th-20th centuries




  • Newspapers and Media (Current, Historical, International, Ethnic and Alternative)


  • Access World News
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  • African American Newspapers (1827-1998)
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  • Coverage: 1825-1998


  • African Newspapers
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  • Coverage: 1800-1922


  • AltPressIndex
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  • Coverage: 1991 to the present


  • AltPressIndexArchive
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  • Coverage: 1969-1990


  • Alt-Press Watch
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  • Coverage: 1970 to the present


  • America's Historical Newspapers
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  • Coverage: 1690-1922


  • Asahi Shinbun, Kikuzo II Visual for Libraries
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  • Atlanta Daily World (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1931-2003


  • Baltimore Sun (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1837-1988


  • Boston Globe (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1872-1982


  • British Newspapers 1600-1900
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  • Coverage: 1600-1900


  • Caribbean Newspapers 1718-1876
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  • Coverage: 1718-1876, varies by title


  • Chicago Defender (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1905-1975


  • Chicago Tribune (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1849-1990


  • China Core Newspapers Full-text Database
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  • Coverage: 2000 to the present


  • Current Digest of the Post-Soviet Press: Digital Archive 1949-present
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  • Coverage: 1949 to the present


  • Daily Mail Historical Archive: 1896-2004
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  • Coverage: 1896-2004


  • Detroit Free Press (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1831-1922


  • Ethnic American Newspapers from the Balch Collection, 1799-1971
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  • Coverage: 1799-1971


  • Ethnic NewsWatch
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  • Coverage: 1960 to the present


  • Evening Star, 1852-1981
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  • Coverage: 1852-1981


  • Foreign Broadcast Information Service Daily Reports 1941-1996
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  • Coverage: 1941-1996


  • Gale NewsVault
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  • Coverage: 18th-20th centuries


  • Hispanic American Newspapers 1808-1980
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  • Coverage: 19th-20th Centuries


  • Illustrated London News Historical Archive, 1842-2003
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  • Coverage: 1842-2003


  • Independent Digital Archive 1986-2012
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  • Coverage:1986-2012


  • Independent Voices
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  • Coverage: Varies by title


  • Izvestiia Digital Archive
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  • Coverage: 1917-2010


  • Japan Times
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  • Coverage: 1897 to one year ago


  • Listener Historical Archive 1929-1991
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  • Coverage: 1929-1991


  • Los Angeles Sentinel (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1934-2005


  • Los Angeles Times (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1881-1990


  • New York Amsterdam News (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1922-1993


  • New York Times Online
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  • Full access to NYTimes.com from any device as well as the NYTimes.com smartphone apps. Once activated, content can be accessed from any location. Smartphone apps can be downloaded for free by visiting: http://www.nytimes.com/services/mobile/index.html
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  • New York Times with Index
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  • Coverage: 1851-2010; Times Index advanced searching 1851-1993


  • New York Tribune/Herald Tribune (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1841-1962


  • Newspaper Source
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  • Coverage: 1995 to the present


  • NPR Books
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  • Coverage: 2005 to the present


  • Pittsburgh Courier (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1911-2000


  • Pravda
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  • Coverage: 1912-2009


  • ProQuest Historical Newspapers
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  • Coverage: varies


  • South Asian Newspapers
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  • Coverage: 1964-1922


  • Sunday Times Digital Archive 1822-2006
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  • Coverage: 1822-2006


  • Times Digital Archive (The Times, London)
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  • Coverage: 1785-1985


  • Times of India (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1838-2005


  • Universal Database of Regional Newspapers
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  • Coverage: Varies, some sources date from 1967


  • Universal Database of Russian Newspapers
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Universal Database of Ukraine, Moldova, Belarus and Baltics
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  • Aestimatio: Critical Reviews in the History of Science (Institute for Research in Classical Philosophy and Science)
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  • American Bibliography of Slavic & East European Studies Online (ABSEES)
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  • Cambridge bibliography of English literature. Vol. 4: 1800-1900. 3rd ed. Cambridge; NY: Cambridge University Press, 1999.
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  • China Academic Journals
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  • China Core Newspapers Full-text Database
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  • Coverage: 2000 to the present


  • Chinese Periodical Full-Text Database (1911-1949)
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  • Coverage: 1911-1949


  • Choice Reviews Online
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  • Coverage: 1988 to the present


  • CINAHL Complete
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  • Coverage: 1937 to the present


  • The Classical Journal
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  • Coverage: 2007 to the present


  • Classical review (Online)
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  • Coverage: 1887 to the present


  • Columbia International Affairs Online
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  • Coverage: 1991 to the present


  • ComAbstracts
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  • Coverage: 1966 to the present


  • Combined retrospective index to book reviews in humanities journals, 1802-1974
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  • Coverage: 1802-1974


  • Combined Retrospective Index to Book Reviews in Scholarly Journals, 1886-1974
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  • Coverage: 1886-1974


  • Communication Source
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  • Coverage: 1915 to the present


  • Compact Memory: Internetarchiv juedischer Periodika
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  • Coverage: 1806-1938


  • Contemporary Women's Issues (CWI)
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  • Coverage: 1992 to the present


  • Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text
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  • Coverage: 1910 to the present


  • Criminal Justice Periodical Index
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  • Coverage: 1982 to the present


  • Criminology: A Sage Full-Text Collection
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  • Coverage: 1847 to the present


  • Current Book Review Citations
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  • Coverage: 1976-1982


  • Current Contents Connect
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  • Coverage: varies, [1995 to the present]


  • Current Digest of the Post-Soviet Press: Digital Archive 1949-present
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  • Coverage: 1949 to the present


  • Daily Mail Historical Archive: 1896-2004
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  • Coverage: 1896-2004


  • DBpia (Korean Scholarly Journals Online)
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  • Declassified Documents Reference System (DDRS)
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  • Coverage: 1940 to the present


  • Design and Applied Arts Index
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  • Coverage: 1973 to the present


  • Detroit Free Press (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Dictionary of Literary Biography
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  • DigiZeitschriften e.V. (German digital journal archive)
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  • Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
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  • Duke Scholarly Collection
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  • Coverage: 2000 to the present


  • Duxiu Knowledge Search Database
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  • E-Korean Studies
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  • EconLit
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  • Coverage: 1969 to the present


  • Economist Historical Archive 1843-2010
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  • Coverage: 1843-2010


  • EdITLib
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  • Education Full Text
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  • Coverage: 1993 to the present


  • Education Index Retrospective
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  • Coverage: 1929-1983


  • Education week
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  • Eighteenth Century Journals
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  • Coverage: 1685-1815


  • Emerald Management Xtra Plus
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  • Coverage: 1994 to the present


  • Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive
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  • Entre les lignes
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  • Coverage: [1947] to the present; for book reviews; articles 1900 to the present


  • Environment Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1975 to the present


  • ERIC (DOE)
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  • Coverage: 1966 to the present


  • ERIC (EBSCO)
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  • Coverage: 1966 to the present


  • ERIC (ProQuest)
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  • Coverage: 1966 to the present


  • Ethnic American Newspapers from the Balch Collection, 1799-1971
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  • Coverage: 1799-1971


  • Ethnic NewsWatch
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  • Coverage: 1960 to the present


  • European Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies
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  • Coverage: 1991-2006


  • Evening Star, 1852-1981
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  • Coverage: 1852-1981


  • Factiva
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  • Coverage: 1985 to the present


  • Family Studies Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1979 to the present


  • Fiction Core Collection
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • FictionConnection
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  • Now part of Books in Print
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  • Coverage: 1997 to the present


  • Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text
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  • Film Literature Index
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  • Coverage: 1976-2001


  • Financial Times Historical Archive 1888-2010
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  • Coverage:1888-2010


  • Foreign Broadcast Information Service Daily Reports 1941-1996
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  • Coverage: 1941-1996


  • FRANCIS
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  • Coverage: 1984 to the present


  • Frick Art Reference Library Periodicals Index
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Gale NewsVault
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  • Coverage: 18th-20th centuries


  • Gender Studies Database
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  • Coverage: 1972 to the present


  • GenderWatch
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  • Coverage: 1970 to the present


  • GeoRef
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  • Coverage: North America 1693 to the present; and the World 1933 to the present


  • GeoScience World
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  • Coverage: 1966 to the present


  • G.K. Hall index to Black periodicals. 1999-2004
    Index to Black periodicals1984-1998
    Index to periodical articles by and about Blacks1973-1983
    Index to periodical articles by and about Negroes 1966-1972
    Index to periodical articles by and about Negroes; cumulated 1960/1970
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  • There is a section for book reviews
  • Look also under subject or the author of the book
  • Ealier volumes may not index by subject or author; look in the book review section
  • Coverage: 1960-2004


  • Global Health
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  • Coverage: 1973 to the present


  • Gnomon [electronic resource]: kritische Zeitschrift für die gesamte klassische Altertumswissenschaft
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  • You may so select SEARCH from the top band that begins JSTOR HOME and Choose Advanced Search; then check the item type: REVIEWS and type the title of the journal in the box beneath PUBLICATION TITLE
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  • Coverage: 1925 to the present


  • Godey's Lady's Book
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  • Coverage: 1830-1885


  • Google Scholar
  • Special version of Google's index to scholarly content on the web. Connects to full-text resources available to IU users
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  • Try also a Google Custom Search for book reviews
  • Coverage: Varies


  • GreenFILE
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  • Coverage: 1913 to the present


  • GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources)
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • GSA Today (Geological Society of America)
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  • GSA Today does contain book reviews
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  • Searching for them is extremely uncertain
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  • Coverage: 1995 to the present


  • Guía a las reseñas de libros de y sobre Hispanoamérica = A guide to reviews of books from and about Hispanic America
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  • Coverage: 1960-1990


  • A guide to critical reviews of United States fiction, 1870-1910
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  • Coverage: 1870-1910


  • H-Net Reviews in the Humanities and Social Sciences
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  • Coverage: 1993 to the present


  • Handbook of Latin American Studies
  • About Handbook of Latin American Studies
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Click here to search HLAS Web - vol. 50 (1990) onward
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  • Search book review as a phrase
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  • Select Links and click on link to Book review
  • Coverage: 1990 to the present


  • HAPI Hispanic American Periodicals Index
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  • Coverage: 1970 to the present


  • Harper's Weekly: 1857-1912
  • About Harper's Weekly
  • There are book reviews and blurbs in Harper's Weekly
  • There is no effective limiter or combination of search terms for book reviews
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  • Coverage: 1857-1912


  • Health and Wellness Resource Center with Alternative Health Upgrade
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  • Reviews are brief
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Health Business FullTEXT
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Health Reference Center Academic
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  • Coverage: 1980 to the present


  • Health Source: Nursing and Academic Edition
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  • Coverage: 1990 to the present


  • Health Source: Consumer Edition
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  • Coverage: 1990 to the present


  • HeinOnline
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Hemeroteca Digital
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  • Coverage: 17th-20th Centuries


  • Hispanic American Newspapers 1808-1980
  • About Hispanic American Newspapers
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Try search: "notas bibliograficas"
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  • Coverage: 19th-20th Centuries


  • Historical Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1954 to the present


  • Historische Literatur [electronic resource] : Rezensionszeitschrift von H-Soz-u-Kult
  • In the top band after Startseite, choose Suche and select Volltext
  • Search "title words" or "author, name" or both, for eample: "Bringmann, Klaus" "kaiser julian"
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  • If you know the correct issue, you can go to the Archiv and look through the table of contents.
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  • Coverage: 2003 to the present


  • History of Science, Technology and Medicine
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  • Coverage: 1975 to the present


  • HLAS Online: Handbook of Latin American Studies
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  • Primarily annotations rather than substantial book reviews; bibliographic references to reviews
  • Coverage: 1935 to the present


  • Hospitality and Tourism Complete
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  • Coverage 1931 to the present


  • Humanities and Social Sciences Retrospective
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  • Coverage: 1907-1984


  • Humanities International Complete
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  • IBZ online [electronic resource] Internationale Bibliographie der Zeitschriftenliteratur
  • Print: Internationale Bibliographie der Zeitschriftenliteratur aus allen Gebieten des Wissens. International bibliography of periodical literature covering all fields of knowledge 1965-1999. Formed by the union of: Bibliographie der deutschen Zeitschriften-literatur (1896-1964), and: Bibliographie der fremdsprachigen Zeitschriftenliteratur (1911-1964). Search IUCAT for earlier print titles
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  • Also search terms: resena; rezension; buchrezension; compte-rendu; recensione
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  • Coverage online: 1983 to the present


  • IEEE Computer Society Digital Library
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  • Coverage: 1995 to the present


  • Illustrated London News Historical Archive, 1842-2003
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  • Coverage: 1842-2003


  • Independent Digital Archive 1986-2012
  • About Independent Digital Archive
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  • Use Advanced Search
  • Select: Features, then reviews (this will search all reviews, books, film, performances)
  • Or search entire document with "book review"
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  • Coverage:1986-2012


  • Independent Voices
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  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • No need to use the AND connector
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  • Coverage: Varies by title


  • Index Islamicus
  • About Index Islamicus
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  • Coverage: 1906 to the present


  • Index to Book Reviews in England, 1749-1774
    Index to Book Reviews in England, 1775-1800
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  • Coverage: 1749-1800


  • Index to book reviews in historical periodicals
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  • Coverage: 1972-1977


  • Index to Book Reviews in the Humanities
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  • 1960-1990


  • Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
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  • Coverage: 1985 to the present


  • Index to Jewish Periodicals
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  • Coverage: 1988 to the present


  • Index to Nineteenth Century American Art Periodicals
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  • Coverage:Coverage: 1840-1907


  • Indiana Magazine of History
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  • Coverage: 1905 to the present


  • Indiana Magazine of History (and Index)
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  • Coverage: 1905 to the present


  • Informe Academico (English Interface)
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  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Be sure Informe Academico is selected
  • Continue
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  • Coverage: 1994 to the present


  • Informe Academico (Spanish Interface)
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  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Continue
  • Set search to Spanish, if needed
  • Go to Avanzado and Seleccionar tipos de documento: Reseña de libro
  • Buscar
  • Coverage: 1994 to the present


  • IngentaConnect
  • About IngentaConnect
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select - Search for in: Article title, keywords or abstract
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  • Coverage: 1988 to the present


  • International Bibliography of Art (IBA)
  • About International Bibliography of Art
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  • Coverage: 1945 to the present


  • International Bibliography of the Social Sciences
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  • Coverage: 1981 to the present


  • International Index to Black Periodicals
  • About Index to Black Periodicals
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  • Use Document Type
  • Browse and Select the types: Book Review, Book review and Book Review-Favorable
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • International Index to Film Periodicals
  • About International Index to Film Periodicals
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  • Click on Search
  • Go to Article type and select from the list: Book review
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  • Coverage: 1972 to the Present


  • International Index to Music Periodicals
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • International Index to the Performing Arts
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  • Coverage: 1864 to the Present


  • International Medieval Bibliography
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  • Coverage: 400-1500


  • International Political Science Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1989 to the present


  • Internationale Bibliographie der Rezensionen wissenschaftlicher Literatur. International bibliography of book reviews of scholarly literature. Bibliographie internationale des recensions de la littérature savante Coverage:1971-1983
    Internationale Bibliographie der Rezensionen wissenschaftlicher Literatur = International bibliography of book reviews of scholarly literature = Bibliographie internationale des recensions de la littérature savante Coverage:1984-1997
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  • Covererage 1971-1997


  • Internationale Bibliographie zur Deutschen Klassik 1750-1850
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  • Coverage: Enlightenment to late Romanticism


  • Iskusstvo kino digital archive
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  • Vernacular search
  • Coverage: 1931-2012


  • Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance
  • About Iter
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  • Coverage: 1859 to the present


  • IUCAT
  • Use IUCAT to search for sources of book reviews, not the reviews themselves
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • You can search in the subject field: book reviews
  • Apply limiters as you wish, including Online sources
  • Coverage: Varies Daily


  • IUScholarWorks Journals
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  • In ScholarWorks journals use search term: "book review" or "review essay"
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • IUScholarWorks Repository
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Izvestiia Digital Archive
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  • Coverage: 1917-2010


  • Japan Times
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  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Try searches: "book review; "reviewed by"; "overseas books"; "review" and "authorname"
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  • Coverage: 1897 to one year ago


  • Joint Publications Research Service
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Journal of Arabic literature (Online)
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  • Coverage: 1970 to the present


  • Journals@Ovid Full Text
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  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Coverage: 1993 to the present


  • JSTOR
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  • Use Advanced Search and select - NARROW BY: Item Type - Reviews
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  • Coverage: From the first issue of each journal up to 3-5 years ago - Varies


  • The Kaiser index to black resources, 1948-1986: from the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture of the New York Public Library
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  • Find book reviews in the section "Books-reviews"
  • Look also under the author's name; look also under the subject which may contain references to reviews
  • Coverage: 1948-1986


  • KCI Korean Journal Database
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  • In English use search term: "book review" or "review essay"
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  • Coverage: Varies by title


  • Latino-Hispanic American Experience: Leaders, Writers, and Thinkers
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  • LegalTrac
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  • Coverage: 1980 to the present


  • Letopis' Zhurnal'nykh Statei (Soviet Periodical Index)
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  • Coverage: 1956-1975


  • LexisNexis Academic
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  • LGBT Life with Full Text
  • About LGBT Life with Full Text
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  • Liberty Magazine 1924-1950
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  • Coverage: 1924-1950


  • Library and Information Science Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1969 to the present


  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
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  • There is no limiter for book reviews
  • Coverage: Mid-1960s to the present


  • Library Literature and Information Science Full Text
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  • Coverage: 1984 to the present


  • Library Literature and Information Sciences Retrospective
  • Also available in print format: 1921/1932-1996-1998 &nbps;   1999-2002 &nbps;   (book reviews are at the end of each volume)
  • About Library Literature and Information Sciences Retrospective
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  • Coverage: 1905-1983


  • Linguistics Abstracts Online
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  • There are very few reviews in the database
  • Coverage: 1985 to the present


  • Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1973 to the present


  • Listener Historical Archive 1929-1991
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  • Coverage: 1929-1991


  • The literary and historical index to American magazines, 1800-1850
    The literary index to American magazines, 1850-1900
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  • Book reviews are listed under the author's name and preceded by rev
  • Coverage 1800-1900


  • Literary reviews in British periodicals, 1789-1797 : a bibliography : with a supplementary list of general (non-review) articles on literary subjects
    Literary reviews in British periodicals, 1798-1820; a bibliography with a supplementary list of general (non-review) articles on literary subjects
    Literary reviews in British periodicals, 1821-1826 : a bibliography with a supplementary list of general (non-review) articles on literary subjects
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  • Coverage 1789-1826


  • Literary writings in America: a bibliography (1850-1940)
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  • The volumes are a printed card file (about 250,000 cards) resulting from a WPA project attempting to list all U.S. creative literature, including books and periodical articles, published 1850-1940. Not always complete or accurate but a valuable source especially for little-known writers. Book reviews are listed by authors of books and by names of reviewers. 8 v.
  • Coverage: 1850-1940


  • Literature Criticism Online
  • The database comprises the digitized contents of the following multi-volume series:
    Contemporary Literary Criticism
    Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism
    Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism
    Shakespearean Criticism
    Literature Criticism from 1400-1800
    Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism
    Poetry Criticism
    Short Story Criticism
    Drama Criticism
    Children's Literature Review
  • Entries include critical essays, interviews, book reviews, biographical notes, and sometimes topic
  • Each entry usually includes an essay summarizing the critical reception of a work at the time it was written, excerpts from reviews from magazines, newspapers, and scholarly criticism from academic journals and monographs.
  • The database contains the full text of some reviews; other entries have bibliographic citations
  • About Literature Criticism Online
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  • or Try search terms: Review, "Book review," or "Critical essay"
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  • Coverage: 1400 to the Present


  • Literature Resource Center
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • The London review of books
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  • Coverage: 1979 to the present


  • Los Angeles Sentinel (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • or use terms "book review"
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  • Coverage: 1934-2005


  • Los Angeles Times (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1881-1990


  • Lyell Collection
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  • Coverage: 1811 to the present


  • Magill On Literature
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  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • To search for book reviews, try using the word "review" along with either the book author or title of the work. You also may want to use the limit fields available on the advanced search page. Select "work analyses" from the Record Type menu when searching for an author or book title
  • Or simply search title or author and title
  • Some full text available; references to book reviews
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Making of America (MoA
  • Use "Other Searches" in MoA
  • Use Boolean and search in Works or Articles
  • Try search terms review and in the next box author name (Henry James, say; using double quotes does not seem to make a difference
  • Search
  • Coverage: 1830-1902


  • MAS Ultra - School Edition
  • About MAS Ultra - School Edition
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Coverage: 1975 to the present


  • MasterFile Premier
  • About MasterFile Premier
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Coverage: 1975 to the present


  • MathSciNet
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  • Coverage: 1940 to the present


  • MedLine (EBSCO)
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • MedLine (Ovid)
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  • MedLine (WOS)
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  • Middle and Junior High Core Collection
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  • Middle Eastern and Central Asian Studies
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  • Coverage: 1900 to the Present


  • Middle Search Plus
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  • Use the term: "book review"
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  • Coverage: 1984 to the present


  • Military & Government Collection
  • About Military & Government Collection
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  • Coverage: 1984 to the present


  • Military and Intelligence Database
  • About Military and Intelligence Database
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use Advanced Search and select document type: Book review (Also available, among other things, Brief review, Children's review, E-book review, Reseña de libro)
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • MIT CogNet
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  • Music Index Online
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  • Coverage: 1973 to the present


  • National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database
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  • Coverage: 1960 to the present


  • Nature Online Journals
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  • The New Moulton's library of literary criticism
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  • v. 1. Medieval-early Renaissance -- v. 2. William Shakespeare --v. 3. Elizabethan-Caroline -- v. 4. Restoration-early Georgian -- v. 5. Georgian -- v. 6. Late Georgian-Romantic -- v. 7. Early Victorian -- v. 8. Mid-Victorian -- v. 9. Late Victorian -- v. 10. Late Victorian-Edwardian -- v. 11. Biographical supplement and index.
  • Coverage: Medieval Period to 1904


  • New Testament Abstracts
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • New York Amsterdam News (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • or use terms "book review"
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  • Coverage: 1922-1993


  • New York Review of Books
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  • Coverage: 1963 to the present


  • New York Times Online
  • About New York Times Online
  • Full access to NYTimes.com from any device as well as the NYTimes.com smartphone apps. Once activated, content can be accessed from any location. Smartphone apps can be downloaded for free by visiting: http://www.nytimes.com/services/mobile/index.html
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • New York Times with Index
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  • or use terms "book review"
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  • Coverage: 1851-2010; Times Index advanced searching 1851-1993


  • New York Tribune/Herald Tribune (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • Coverage: 1841-1962


  • Newspaper Source
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  • Coverage: 1995 to the present


  • Nineteenth Century Masterfile
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  • Select Newspapers and Periodicals for most book reviews
  • Coverage: 1800-1930


  • Nineteenth Century Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature, 1890- 1899, with Supplementary Indexing, 1900-1922
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  • Book reviews are listed under author entry only.
  • Included in Readers' Guide Retrospective 1890-1982


  • Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (NDPR)
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  • Coverage: 2002 to the present


  • Novelist Plus
  • About Novelist Plus
  • The database contains short reviews/annotations from: Kirkus, Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal, Library Journal, BookList
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • NPR Books
  • Select Reviews for a list of reviews; you can also browse by date
  • Searching for reviews is less simple; there is no limiter for book reviews and you seem to be searching the entire book site
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Try searching with the term review and add author name and title words
  • You may find along with reviews interviews and other materials
  • Coverage: 2005 to the present


  • Nursing Resource Center
  • About Nursing Resource Center
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  • Use the search term: "book review"
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Old Testament Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1978 to the present


  • OneSearch@IU
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: African Studies
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  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Art History
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  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Cinema and Media Studies
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  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Islamic Studies
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  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Latin American Studies
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  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Latino Studies
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  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Music
  • About Oxford Bibliographies Online: Music
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  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Public Health
  • About Oxford Bibliographies Online: Public Health

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  • Oxford Bibliographies Online: Renaissance and Reformation
  • About Oxford Bibliographies Online: Renaissance and Reformation
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  • Oxford Islamic Studies Online
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  • Oxford Journals Online Archives - Humanities
  • About Oxford Journals Online Archives - Humanities
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  • In the field Text | Abstract | Title - Use the terms "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
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  • Oxford Journals Online Archive-Medicine
  • About Oxford Journals Online Archive-Medicine
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  • Oxford Journals Online Archive - Social Science
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  • Oxford Journals Online Archives - Science
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  • Oxford Scholarship Online
  • About Oxford Scholarship Online
  • Find reviews cited in the text of e-books
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  • Use search term "book review"
  • Search: use Advanced Search and combine full text "book review" search with other terms
  • Coverage: Varies


  • Peace Research Abstracts
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  • Coverage: 1964 to the present


  • Periodicals Archive Online
  • About Periodicals Archive Online
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  • Coverage: 17th century to the present


  • Philosopher's Index
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  • Coverage: 1940 to the present


  • PhilPapers: Philosophical Research Online
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Physical Education Index Online
  • About Physical Education Index Online
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use the search terms "book review" or "review article" or "review essay"
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  • Coverage: 1970 to the present


  • Pittsburgh Courier (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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  • or use terms "book review"
  • Coverage: 1911-2000


  • Poetry and Short Story Reference Center
  • About Poetry and Short Story Reference Center
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  • Political Science: A SAGE Full-Text Collection
  • About Political Science: A SAGE Full-Text Collection
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Coverage: 1986 to the present


  • Poole's Index to Periodical Literature (1802-1907)
  • Print
  • Also available in Nineteenth Century Masterfile
  • Indexes 470 British and American periodicals
  • Book reviews are listed under subject; reviews of fiction, poetry, plays are listed under the author of the work; Supplement: Book reviews are listed under book author
  • Coverage:1802-1907


  • Pravda
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  • Vernacular search for book reviews
  • Coverage: 1912-2009


  • Primary Search
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  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • Use the term "books--reviews"
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  • Coverage: 1984 to the present


  • Professional Development Collection
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  • Coverage: 1965 to the present


  • Project Muse
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  • ProQuest Business
  • About ProQuest Business
  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
  • In Advanced Search Reviews is not an effective limiter
  • Use "book review" in Abstract field
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  • Coverage: Varies


  • Proquest Environmental Science Collection
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  • If you wish to limit your search to book reviews:
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  • Coverage: 1967 to the present


  • ProQuest Government Periodicals Index Online
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