"The quality of scholarship is good, and the list of contributors is impressive, resulting in excellent coverage of business issues and individuals. The rapid pace of change in the field of business, especially the globalization of the marketplace, makes this encyclopedia a worthy addition to any business collection."
"Encyclopedia presentation, as opposed to narrative format, has an advantage in enabling ready access to topics of interest, as well as highlighting points of significance from the myriad of influences that have shaped American business."
American Reference Books Annual
"...a worthy resource...recommended for high school, public, and general undergraduate libraries."
Journal of Business & Finance Librarianship
"Each entry is written in a lively, informative style...comprehensive...Enticing biographical sketches...Complex economic and financial processes are thoroughly explained, thus rendering this set useful for beginning business students."
School Library Journal
"If you're a high school, college or public reference librarian seeking a 'one stop' instruction to American business history which is accessible to a wide audience, look no further than Encyclopedia of American Business History."