Last Updated: Jun 15, 2017
Book reviews can help one's research by finding relevant material that a professional in the field has already critiqued. Some databases allow one to locate book reviews.
H-Net (Humanities and Social Sciences Online)
H-Net is an international interdisciplinary organization of scholars and teachers dedicated to developing the enormous educational potential of the Internet and the World Wide Web. Our edited lists and web sites publish peer reviewed essays, multimedia materials, and discussion for colleagues and the interested public.
Annual Bulletin of Historical Literature
Available in paper from 1911-1989, 1991-2004 in the Library on 2 South under the call number: DZ 6205 .H5. Available electronically since 2005.
Index to Book Reviews in the Humanities
Available in paper from 1960-1990 in the Library on 2 North Index Area under the call number: Z 1035 .A1 I63.
Book Review Digest
Available in paper from 1905 to current in the Library. 1905-1988 are located in the Lower Level and 1989 to current on 2 North Index Area under the call number: Z 1035 .A1 B56.
Book Review Index
Available in paper from 1965 to current in the Library on 2 North Index Area under the call number Ref Z 1035 .A1 B6.
Available in paper from 1974/75-1999 in the Library on 2 North Index Area under the call number AI 3 .R492 and the Lower Level.
Social Sciences Index
Available in paper from 1974/75-1999 in the Library on 2 North Index Area under the call number Ref AI 3 .R494.
New York Times Book Review Index, 1896-1970
Available in paper from in the Library in 2 North Reference under the call number Ref Z 1035 .A1 N4