Book Reviews Research Guide

Librarian: Cindy Levine

Sources Specializing in Book Reviews

Book Review Digest
D. H. Hill Ref. Z1219 .B66 (Learning Commons)
Print index to book reviews published in general periodicals starting in 1905. Includes excerpts of reviews.

Book Review Index
D. H. Hill Lib. Z1035 .A1 B55 (9th floor, bookstacks)
Print index to book reviews in general periodicals starting in 1965. Includes more periodicals than Book Review Digest, but has no excerpts.

Combined Retrospective Index to Book Reviews in Humanities Journals, 1802-1974
D. H. Hill Ref. AI3 .C62 (Learning Commons)
Indexes book reviews in old (1802-1974) humanities journals. Good for finding early reviews of scholarly books.

Combined Retrospective Index to Book Reviews in Scholarly Journals, 1886-1974
D. H. Hill Ref. Z1035.A1 C64 (Learning Commons)
Indexes book reviews in old (1886-1974) scholarly journals. Good for finding early reviews of scholarly books with a focus on history, political science, and sociology.