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Book Reviews: Religion Book Reviews

This guide will help you find book reviews and will offer tips for writing reviews.

Finding Books

Montreat College Library Catalog

WorldCat is universal in subject scope and includes records for over 95 million items held in thousands of libraries throughout the United States and Europe.

Online Journal Finder

Use the Online Journal Finder to locate electronic journals in the Montreat College Library's Collection. 


To find book reviews for books on various aspects of religion, start with these databases. You can limit your search to Book Reviews as the document type.

Print Sources

  • Christian Periodical Index 1966-2009
  • Book Review Digest 1905-1996
  • Index to Religious Periodical Literature 1960-1976
  • Religion Index One 1977-1997


Additional Sources

Christian Scholar's Review 1977 to present. A good source for book reviews on scholarly works.

Old Testament Abstracts and New Testament Abstracts: Each issue includes a Book Notices section which contains abstracts for recent publications.

Old Testament Abstracts 1978 to present

New Testament Abstracts 1977 to present