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United States History: Printed Resources

Major reference sources for American history are listed here.

Printed Indexes

  • Book Review Digest ( General Reference -Main Floor-Z1219 .C95)

     An index that covers about 80 periodicals, Book Review Digest contains excerpts from reviews.

  • Book Review Index (General Reference-Main Floor- Z1035 .A1 B6)

    Book Review Digest provides citations to and excerpts of reviews of current juvenile and adult fiction and nonfiction in the English language. Books are listed in each volume alphabetically by the author's last name or the title, if there is no primary author. Summaries of each book are also included. Begin by selecting the volume for the year the book was published and work your way forward chronologically.

  • Combined Retrospective Index to Book Reviews in Scholarly Journals, 1886-1874 (General Reference - Main Floor - Z1035.A1 C64)

    This fifteen volume set offers author and title access to more than one million book reviews which appeared in 459 scholarly journals in History, Political Science, and Sociology.

  • Index to Book Reviews in the Humanities (General Reference-Main Floor- Z 1035 A1 I63)

    This resource provides access to book reviews from humanities periodicals. Entries are organized by the author's last name.

  • Times Literary Supplement (General Microforms- AP 4 .T45) 1902-1966
    Sunday literary weekly supplement to the London Times.

  • 19th Century Guide to Periodical Literature, 1890-1899



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