Book reviews appear in magazines and journals near the time of the book’s publication and can be valuable aids in the study of a particular book. Book reviews may include a criticism of the book, a summary of the subject, and even a comparison with other similar books. The resources below are useful for finding book reviews.
References to more than 5 million reviews of over 2.5 million books, audiobooks, and e-books. Represents popular, academic, and professional interests. Indexes over 400 current publications and more than 5,800 publications in total from the U.S., Canada, Europe and Australia. Coverage: 1965-Present.
Contains references to various reviews and quotations or excerpts from the actual review. Emphasis is on works of general interest, and only reviews published 18 months from books publication are listed. Coverage: 1905-1982.
This database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 11,900 periodicals and a total of more than 12,600 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Limit to Book Review in the "Document Type" area. Limit to Book Review in the "Document Type" area. See Book Reviews In EBSCOhost () guide for details.
Access to the full text of over 490 scholarly journals from a variety of disciplines. Coverage: varies (some 19th century) to 2001. Use the Advanced Search Form and check the Review box under "Limit to Type".
Full-text from nearly 3,000 general reference, business, consumer health, general science, and multi-cultural periodicals. Coverage: 1984 to present. Updated: daily. Limit to Book Review in the "Document Type" area. See Limit to Book Review in the "Document Type" area. See Book Reviews In EBSCOhost () guide for details.