LJ Reference | Review Alert, January 2018

A stellar source for students and general readers researching ethnic groups, especially by geographic distribution; whether consulted as a reference or read for pleasure, this is a stunning offering for all libraries; ProQuest History Vault provides access to untapped materials and offers background on the 20th-century social and political climate
Below is a list of Reference titles to be reviewed in the January 2018 issue of Library Journal. These lists include pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience. Starred reviews are indicated with **. Publishers: Please remember to send us one finished copy of each book that is scheduled for review (i.e., all of the forthcoming titles listed below) if you initially submitted a galley or bound manuscript. Our reviewers are not paid, and we like to send a finished copy of the reviewed book as a thank you. Materials should be mailed to: Library Journal, 123 William Street, Suite 802, New York, NY 10038.

REFERENCE

History

**America’s Changing Neighborhoods: An Exploration of Diversity Through Places. 3 vols. Greenwood. Sept. 2017. 1277p. ed. by Reed Ueda. photos. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781440828645. $309; ebk. ISBN 9781440828652. REF

Religion

Benowitz, June Melby. Encyclopedia of American Women and Religion. 2d ed. 2 vols. ABC-CLIO. Aug. 2017. 799p. illus. bibliog. index. ISBN 9781440839863. $198; ebk. ISBN 9781440839870. REF

Sciences

**Natural Wonders of the World. DK. Oct. 2017. 440p. illus. index. ISBN 9781465464170. $50. REF

Social Sciences

The Use and Abuse of Police Power in America: Historical Milestones and Current Controversies. ABC-CLIO. May 2017. 370p. ed. by Gina Robertiello. illus. index. ISBN 9781440843723. $89; ebk. ISBN 9781440843730. REF

EREVIEWS

Government Surveillance and Declassified Documents Digital National Security Archive ProQuest; http://www.proquest.com/products-services/databases/dnsa.html Free trial available ProQuest History Vault: Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century ProQuest; http://www.proquest.com/products-services/historyvault.html Secret Files from World Wars to Cold War: Intelligence, Strategy, and Diplomacy Routledge/Taylor & Francis; secretintelligencefiles.com/ Free trials available U.S. Declassified Documents Online Gale; https://www.gale.com/c/us-declassified-documents-online Free trial available

E-SHORT TAKES

Archives Unbound Series: Federal Response to Radicalism in the 1960s; Federal Surveillance of African Americans, 1920–1984; America in Protest: Records of Anti-Vietnam War Organizations—Vietnam Veterans Against the War Gale Cengage Learning; https://www.gale.com/primary-sources/archives-unbound Confidential Print: Africa, 1834–1966; Latin America, 1833–1968; Middle East, 1839–1969; North America, 1824–1961 Adam Matthew Digital; http://www.archivesdirect.amdigital.co.uk/  

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