Book Links: Connecting Books, Libraries, and Classrooms
Book Links is a magazine for teachers, librarians, library media specialists, and other adults interested in connecting children with quality books. The index provides a cumulative listing of articles published since 1990, arranged by article title, subject, and author/illustrator. Individual books that have been highlighted in the magazine are also indexed. Selected articles from past issues are either abstracted or available in full.
This publication of the American Library Association reviews current book releases and electronic media. Indexes link to previously published full-text book reviews. A cumulative book review index to the print edition is also available (click on one of the volume numbers under "Index to Booklist by volume" and scroll down to "Cumulative Index to Booklist Magazine in Text Format."). Indexes are arranged by author and title.
The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
BCCB is a children's book review journal for school and public librarians. Monthly online features are available; from the archives , click on previous issues from 1997 on to call up any month's list of starred reviews and articles. (No individual reviews available.)
The Horn Book, Inc.
Horn Book is a bi-monthly magazine for readers interested in children's literature. The home page links to News, Current Issues, and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards. The directory has quick links to the Horn Book website, including excerpts of the most recent issue's articles and selected book reviews. The directory also connects to issue indexes that cite which titles have been reviewed since 1998. (No individual reviews available.)
Notes from the Windowsill
Windowsill provides online reviews of children's books for persons interested in children's literature. Titles are reviewed by volunteers with professional or personal experience in evaluating children's books. Back issues are generally indexed by title, author, illustrator. Special-interest bibliographies are included.
Publishers Weekly (Children's Features)
PW is a weekly trade magazine of the book publishing industry. Find out the latest news and trends in children's publishing, previews of upcoming releases, and children's bestsellers.
School Library Journal
SLJ is aimed at librarians who work with children and young adults. The online version includes links to News, Articles, Awards and a Search of the website. Use the SLJ archives to locate past book reviews in the print magazine from 1995 on.
Voice of Youth Advocates
VOYA is a library and review journal for librarians, educators, and other professionals who work with young adults. At this time the site is under construction, but information is available on subscriptions and guidelines for writers and reviewers.