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Book Review Resources

Subject Icon Subject Specialist:Rebecca Adler Schiff
Email:rebecca.adlerschiff@csi.cuny.edu
Telephone:718-982-4064

Table of Contents:
Databases
Internet Resources and Websites
Journals, Magazines, Newspapers


Search databases and indexes to find citations and/or full text for online articles, books, images, or statistics.

Academic Search Complete Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Large multi-disciplinary database providing abstracts and select full text of scholarly and popular publications in a wide variety of subject disciplines. To search for book reviews, type in the title of the book and select "book review" as your document type in the search limits.


Book Review Digest Plus Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Citations and select full text of fiction and non-fiction book reviews published since 1983. Encompasses more than one million reviews covering over 550,000 books.


JSTOR Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text scholarly journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. To search for book reviews, type in author name and book title and limit document type to "Review."


LexisNexis Academic Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Search Lexis-Nexis to find book reviews published in U.S. newspapers and magazines.


New York Times Historical (Proquest) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Search for book reviews published in the New York Times from 1851 to 2005. Click on "Advanced Search" and select "review" as your document type. Recent issues available thru Lexis-Nexis.


Project MUSE Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full-text articles from scholarly journals in the humanities, arts, and social sciences. To search for book reviews, type the book title and check "Reviews Only" under Type of Content.


Resources freely available on the Internet.

AcqWeb's Directory of Book Reviews on the Web Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Large directory of book review websites categorized by subject. Includes fiction, history, science, reference, and children's books.


H-Net Reviews Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Reviews of scholarly books in the humanities and social sciences.


Journals and periodicals available online or in print at the CSI Library.

Booklist Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
ALA recommended reviews of books, audiobooks, reference sources, and video materials.


New York Times Book Review Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Search New York Times book reviews from 1985 to present.


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