The Churchill Archive, Judaic Scholar Digital Reference Library, & Quetzal | Reference eReviews, September 15, 2015


The Churchill Archive will be of use to 20th-century historians and scholars, free and affordable full-text books on Judaism that are a boon to researchers, Quetzal may be appropriate for research-heavy biomedical institutions or companies

From Politics to Broadway to Life-Saving Spy Secrets | Reference Short Takes, September 1, 2015


Buckley and Rensink offer a solid starting point for readers seeking further exploration of Western history; a strange-bedfellows compendium from Butler-Bowdon; Dietz shines the spotlight on 1940s Broadway

Q&A: Editors of Chase’s Calendar of Events


The 59th edition of Chase’s Calendar of Events is due to be published by Bernan this month. LJ recently put a few questions to the editors of the series.

Human Rights Studies Online; Evolution of Flight, 1784–1991 | Reference eReviews, September 1, 2015


Human Rights Studies Online is an important compilation of vital material that isn’t typically found in one place; The Evolution of Flight, 1784–1991 is ideal for programs related to World’s Fairs or the history of aviation

A Consortium Is Born: A Mexican Group Takes the Lead in Latin American Science


This is the story of how one of publishing company Springer’s largest Latin American consortium customers came to reinvent acquisitions for its members, overcoming years of issues.

LJ Reference Reviews: September 1, 2015


Histories of American economics, costume, film composers, plus short takes on Broadway musicals, spy secrets, and Bigfoot. Here’s a list of reference titles and ereviews to be reviewed in the September 1, 2015 issue of Library Journal.

Dictionaries of Law, American Theater, World History, plus Mammals in North America and New Short Takes | Reference Reviews, July 2015


Hard-to-find information on the American theater from its inception until 1880, the “dark side” of world history, Weiner’s popular guide to graphic novels continues to hold the line, a scholarly study of the Bible’s enduring impact.

Health Resources | Reference eReviews, July 2015


In this column, we examine resources that make information accessible to medical researchers, academics, students, and the educated health-care consumer using a balanced dose of multimedia along with popular and peer-reviewed literature.

AudioBlocks, VideoBlocks; Knovel | Reference eReviews, June 15, 2015


AudioBlocks, VideoBlocks files are incredibly easy to use and will be useful to students and faculty across the disciplines; Knovel has built a reputation for providing high-quality engineering reference information.

Sharks, Baseball, Sweet Treats, and Speeches | Reference Reviews, June 15, 2015


A Pocket Guide to Sharks is ideal for scholars, professionals, and enthusiasts; Leventhal succeeds in relating an expansive account of baseball; readers will delight in this reference that serves any kitchen, chef, patisserie, or person with a sweet tooth