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Book Reviews (All Disciplines)

Find full-text book reviews from both general sources and discipline-specific journals

Finding Book Reviews: More Options

Many of the Libraries' discipline-specific databases index scholarly book reviews.  For example, to find reviews of United States history books written by historians a user should search the library databases America: History & Life and/or Historical Abstracts. Keep in mind that most databases allow users to limit their searches to book reviews only.

Reviews of scholarly books (or monographs) are particularly important in certain text-heavy disciplines. The subject specialist librarians in these fields have created separate pages in their research guides for how to find book reviews:

The following databases also include book reviews: