HathiTrust Digital Library
A digital repository for the nation's great research libraries that brings together the immense collections of its partner institutions. It was initially
conceived as a collaboration of the thirteen universities of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation, the University of California system, and the University of Virginia to establish a repository for those universities to archive and share their digitized collections, and quickly expanded to include additional partners with fast growing treasure of digitized collections.
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ProQuest dissertations and theses database, full text
Coverage: 1861- (Indexing); 1980- (Abstracting dissertations), 1988- (Abstracting theses), 1997- (Full-text dissertations, where available)
Provides information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses, with subject, title, and author access to almost all American dissertations accepted
at an accredited institution since 1861. Offers full text for most dissertations (Notre Dame and other) added since 1997. Access info: Access to full text (PDF) of Notre Dame dissertations since 1997, restricted to users with valid Notre Dame NetIDs.
Oxford music online
Oxford Music Online (OMO) is the access-point for Oxford music reference subscriptions and products, including Grove Music Online, The Oxford Companion
to Music, The Oxford Dictionary of Music, and Encyclopedia of Popular Music. With OMO patrons can cross-search Grove and Oxford reference content in one location. Articles from specialist dictionaries such as The New Grove Dictionary of Opera and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd ed., are available via OMO.
Classical music reference library
"reference materials, spanning the entire history of Western classical music, in a unified online database. Included are ... Baker's Dictionary of Music,
Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, and Baker's Student Encyclopedia of Music ... coverage of all classical genres ... definitions of musical terms and biographical information on the major classical composers and artists."--About.
Opera in video
"... will contain 250 of the most important opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. ...browse
by composer, genre, performer, ensemble, time period, and role. ... searchable narration and transcripts; embeddable links..."--About. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users.
Naxos video library
A performing arts video collection with over 1,100 operas, ballets, documentaries, live concerts, and musical tours of historic places. Includes the Naxos
DVD label, Opus Arte, Arthaus, Dacapo, EuroArts, among others.