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TITLE: Academia
DESCRIPTION: "A monthly online magazine of academic titles and information"--Title screen. This site contains lists of university press bestsellers, academic essentials, academic bestsellers, upcoming books by subjects and academic levels, buyer's picks, etc. Each list includes brief reviews for the titles listed.
KEYWORDS: publishers' catalogs, book reviews

 
TITLE: ACHUKA: Children's Books UK
DESCRIPTION: Reviews of books for children, teens, and young adults published in United Kingdom.
KEYWORDS: publishers' catalogs, book reviews, united kingdom

 
TITLE: AcqWeb's Directory of Book Reviews on the Web
DESCRIPTION: Provides many links to book review sites on the Internet by formats, levels, and subjects.
KEYWORDS: book reviews, meta-index

 
TITLE: Amazon.com Books
DESCRIPTION: A site for searching million titles (including in print and out-of-print materials), buying items online, and accessing book reviews resources.
KEYWORDS: publishers' catalogs, book reviews

 
TITLE: Best Big On-line Bookstores
DESCRIPTION: Offers "fine old books and a traditional book search capability, a list of best selling book titles to choose from, {and help users to} find book publishers, book reviews and libraries on-line."--Title screen. The lists of online US and Canadian bookstores, music stores, foreign books and antiquarian books are excellent sources to locate books on the Internet. Book reviews are also available.
KEYWORDS: book stores, book reviews, catalogs

 
TITLE: Book Lovers: Fine Books and Literature
DESCRIPTION: Provides links to book-related resources on the Internet. It includes booksellers and publishers, rare books, library collections, literature, literary journals, etc.
KEYWORDS: book reviews, meta-index

 
 
TITLE: Booklist
DESCRIPTION: A magazine published by ALA. It provides "reviews of the latest books and (more recently) electronic media." It reviews annually nearly 4,000 books for adults, 2,500 titles for children, more than 500 reference books and electronic reference tools, and 1,000 other audiovisual materials. It also publishes a wide variety of feature articles including author interviews, bibliographies, book-related essays by well-known writers, and a selection of columns.
E-MAIL: Ben Segedin, bsegedin@ala.org
KEYWORDS: book reviews, book catalog, media review

 
TITLE: BookPage
DESCRIPTION: "A monthly book review that is published both in print and on the web. The print edition is distributed by librarians as a free publication for their patrons. BookPage provides patrons with a high quality book review that introduces them to the best new books each month. BookPage focuses on new releases with a wide variety of titles and author interviews."--Supplied by publisher.
KEYWORDS: book reviews

 
TITLE: Books-on-Law: Book Reviews
DESCRIPTION: Full reviews of law books.
KEYWORDS: book reviews, law, legal

 
TITLE: Bookwire
DESCRIPTION: Claims to be "the most comprehensive guide to the book-related resources of the Internet". Contains the Bookwire Bestseller List Database, the Bookwire's Best Bets, Publishers Weekly Bestseller Lists, Publishers Weekly Multimedia Directory, Mort Gerberg's Bookwire Cartoon of the Day, the Boston Book Review, the Bookwire Index, and links to book publishers and sellers on the Web, Online Libraries, and Reading Room, the Library Journal's Hot Picks, etc.
E-MAIL: www@bookwire.com
KEYWORDS: book reviews

 
TITLE: BUBL Journals: New Titles in Library and Information Science
DESCRIPTION: Reviews of books for library and information professionals, with bibliographic and price information.
KEYWORDS: book reviews, library science, information science

 
TITLE: The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
DESCRIPTION: Published by the University of Illinois, it claims to be "one of the nation's leading children's book review journals for school and public librarians."--Title screen.
KEYWORDS: book reviews, children books

 
TITLE: CM: Canadian Review of Materials
DESCRIPTION: Published by the Manitoba Library Association, "cm magazine is . . . book reviews, media reviews, news, features and stories of interest [for Canadian materials] to teachers, librarians, parents, and kids."--Title screen.
E-MAIL: cm@mts.net
KEYWORDS: book reviews, canada

 
TITLE: Children's Literature Web Guide : Internet Resources Related to Books for Children and Young Adults
DESCRIPTION: Includes Online children stories, Publishers Weekly Bestsellers lists, Resources for parents, etc.
KEYWORDS: book reviews, children books

 
TITLE: CHOICE
DESCRIPTION: "CHOICE publishes reviews of current scholarly books and electronic products. Most academic libraries in the U.S. use CHOICE for selecting and purchasing materials.... CHOICE emphasizes scholarly titles, often presenting the first reaction in print to new titles of potential value to undergraduate collections. CHOICE covers more than 50 subdisciplines spanning the humanities, science and technology, and the social and behavioral sciences."--About.
E-MAIL: choicemag@ala-choice.org
KEYWORDS: book reviews, academic libraries

 
TITLE: The Horn Book, Inc.
DESCRIPTION: Information on two review journals on children's literature. The site includes excerpts, sample reviews, editorials, subscription information, and more.
E-MAIL: info@hbook.com
KEYWORDS: children, young adults, book reviews

 
TITLE: Internet Book Information Center, Inc.
DESCRIPTION: A joint project of Sun Microsystems and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Contains the IBIC Guide to Book-Related Resources on the Internet, which provides links to lists of Authors, Publishers, Booksellers, and Libraries, etc., the IBIC Virtual Review of Books which provides links to major review databases, lists of bestsellers, "top 100" books, and award-winners, the Commonplace Book, and What's New for Book-Lovers.
E-MAIL: ibic@sunsite.unc.edu
KEYWORDS: book reviews, meta-index

 
TITLE: Library Link News
DESCRIPTION: Reviews of books for library and information professionals.
E-MAIL: liblink@mcb.co.uk
KEYWORDS: book reviews, library science, information science

 
TITLE: ParentsPlace.com: Fun
DESCRIPTION: Reviews of books, music, videos, and software for babies, toddlers, preschool children, kindergarten, grade 1 to teens.
CONTACT: Feedback
KEYWORDS: book, video, music, software, reviews, children

 
TITLE: Reviews & Recommendations of Classics & Interesting Literature
CREATOR: Carroll, Patrick.
DESCRIPTION: The author's personal reviews and recommendations of books on topics such as classic literature and interesting books on cults, repression, poverty, strange cultures.
E-MAIL: carroll7@iol.ie
KEYWORDS: book reviews, literature, culture, society

 
TITLE: Reviews/Recommendations of Science Books
CREATOR: Carroll, Patrick.
DESCRIPTION: The author's personal reviews and recommendations of science and literature books for purchase.
E-MAIL: carroll7@iol.ie
KEYWORDS: book reviews, science, literature

 
TITLE: Science Books & Films (SB&F)
DESCRIPTION: An online sample version of the printed "critical review journal devoted exclusively to print and nonprint materials in all of the sciences and for all age groups."--About.
KEYWORDS: book reviews, science, reference, children

 
TITLE: Yahoo: Arts: Humanities: Literature: Reviews
DESCRIPTION: Provides links to book review sites on the Internet. Quite a big list.
KEYWORDS: book reviews, meta-index

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