Description: Extensive collection of abstracts and bibliographic records focused on music and music related subjects. International coverage of relevant articles from 10,000+ journals, many of which are not specifically devoted to music. Also provides index and abstracts to conference proceedings, Festschriften, essays, media and other types of resources. Content dates from late 18th century to the present. As of 2015, RILM included more than 850,000 records with over 52,000 new records added every year. Includes both the traditional RILM database from 1967 to the present and the RILM Retrospective database for materials published prior to 1967. Includes the sources: "Liber amicorum: Festschriften for music scholars and nonmusicians, 1840-1966" and "Speaking of music: Music conferences, 1835-1966."
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