Searches full-text backfiles of various prominent scholarly journals, starting with their first issues. By limiting the dates in an Advanced Search of JSTOR, you can refine your search to specific periods to get an idea of historiographic trends over time.
Full text scholarly journals in arts and humanities, social sciences and mathematics from Johns Hopkins University Press. Often includes the more recent issues of journals whose backfiles are in JSTOR.
Archive of hundreds of digitized journals published in the arts, humanities and social sciences. A sister database, Periodicals Index Online, provides additional indexing for articles in over 4,700 periodicals.
Articles in scholarly journals must have citations and footnotes, and generally go through a peer-review process.
About Book Reviews: Book reviews are included in most scholarly journals. Another way to search for scholarly book review is by searching a book title in Library Search, When you search for book reviews or scholarly articles, pay attention to the citations and notice what scholarly journal your article or review is published in.
H-Net - H-Asia is a great source for book reviews of scholarly titles. H-Net is the one of the exceptions to the rule about avoiding academic articles and book reviews found online. This is a reliable website administered from University of Michigan's History Department and contribute to by an "international interdisciplinary organization of scholars and teachers".