To limit your search to book reviews, click Editions and select desired index, e.g. AHCI. Click on Add Row. Click on All Fields and then choose Document Type from the drop down menu. Type Book Review in the search box or select from the drop down list..
Selected excerpts (including complete citations) from critical writings about contemporary literary and scholarly authors. A companion publication, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, covers authors who lived from 1900-1960. For criticism of literary works before 1900, check the Gale Literary Criticism Series found in Reference.
Reviews new books on historical topics. Covers all geographical areas and time periods.
Index to Book Reviews in the Humanities
REF Z1035.A1I38 (1961-1990)
Citations to reviews are listed alphabetically by author and include a number for the journal title. This number must be checked at the front of each index to get the journal title. From 1960-71, indexing was selective. From 1971, all reviews from indexed journals (about 700) are printed.
Reviews of humanities publications. Limit your search to "reviews" by ticking the option under the search box
Literature Resource Center
This database searches across multiple reference sources and journals related to literature, including literature for youth from the 19th century to the present. Includes full text of reviews, author biographies, and much more. Search tips: You can limit a search to “reviews & news,” “literature criticism,” and/or other kinds of information.
Literary Reviews in British Periodicals
Three volumes cover 1789 - 1820 and are a checklist of reviews.