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TV Guide (print edition) and Variety (print or online edition) publish Nielsen ratings for primetime shows.

Reviews by Date of Program

Use chart below to identify television review sources. 

  1. Use television indexes and catalogs (such as IMDB) to determine the date of the program's broadcast.
  2. Check the chart below to identify library databases providing reviews for the year of broadcast.  The legend below the indicates format (online v. print) and content (some full-text v. index only). 
  3. Use to browse databases by name. Search within a database for program title + review. Example: "Stranger Things" and review.
  4. Ask a librarian for assistance if you get stuck!


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