Books Databases

Database Name Description
Contains the catalog records of thousands of libraries worldwide and provides information on millions of books, newspapers, maps, periodicals, government documents, etc. One of the most important resources for determining which library owns a particular work.
Book Review Digest PlusAn index to reviews of fiction and non-fiction published since 1983. For additional reviews in databases and print sources, ask for the Book Reviews guide at the McDermott Library Reference Desk.  How to Search This Database
Book Review Digest Retrospective (1908-1982)

This database provides excerpts from, and citations to, reviews of adult and juvenile fiction and non-fiction published between 1905 and 1983.  The reviews originate from selected periodicals in the humanities, social sciences, and general science published in the United States, Canada, and Great Britain. How to Search This Database

Book Review Index OnlineElectronically indexes book reviews from 1965 to the present, making them easily accessible from an intuitive interface. Researchers can search through the most trusted review publications using multiple search options and see results presented quickly and accurately.

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