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  • Academic search premier (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceINSPIRE ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1975-
    "multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles."--Provider description. ... []
  • African American music reference View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Provides access to "... text reference, biographies, chronologies, sheet music, images, lyrics, liner notes, and discographies which chronicle the diverse ... []
  • AllMusic.com View Full RecordFree Resource
    Provides music reviews, blogs, and business updates for multiple genres.
  • American humanities index (see: Humanities international index) View Full RecordND-only
    "...provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracting for over 1,700 journals ... includes deep backfiles for some of the most important journals in the ... []
  • American song View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Online music audio collection of songs from America's past, including "songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers, ... []
  • Aria database View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A collection of information about opera and operatic arias and provides access to a collection of operatic sound files to give visitors an idea of what ... []
  • Bach Bibliography View Full RecordFree Resource
    An international listing of books, articles, research papers, theses and dissertations, websites,and other information about Johann Sebastian Bach. ... []
  • Bach-Archiv, Leipzig View Full RecordFree Resource
    Describes the reources of the Arch-Archiv in Leipzig (Research, Library, Museum).
  • Baxter's violin and bow makers database View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB GEN ML 802 .B39 2002
    Contains fully searchable information including names, dates, places, and values as well as information about viola, cello, doublebass, early Lute, viol, ... []
  • Beethoven Bibliography Database (see Ira C. Brillant Center for Beethoven Studies) View Full RecordFree Resource
    The Ira C. Brillant Center for Beethoven Studies at San Jose State University (California) has the largest and most comprehensive collection of materials ... []
  • Beethoven-Haus Collection View Full RecordFree Resource
    A guide to the complete collection of books, scores, manuscripts, artifacts, etc. at the Beethoven-Haus in Berlin.
  • Bibliographie de civilisation médiévale View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1958-
    A comprehensive, current bibliography of monographs worldwide relating to the medieval period of the Western, Byzantine and Islamic world. Covers history, ... []
  • Bibliographie des Musikschrifttums View Full RecordFree ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1986-
    Searchable database of bibliographic citations to literature on music (including books, articles, anthologies, reviews, etc.), continuing the printed version ... []
  • Billboard.com View Full RecordFree Resource
    Music news, articles, reviews, and information about the music business.
  • Brockhaus Musik : View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB MUSRF ML 100 .B76 2001
    A superb and comprehensive dictionary of music (in German). Includes biographies of both major and some minor composers.
  • Cambridge companions online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Offers full-text, cross-searchable collections, including Cambridge Companions Complete Collection with its three sub-collections: Cambridge companion ... []
  • Canadian pop music encyclopedia View Full RecordFree Resource
    The Canadian pop music encyclopedia For Canadian popular music, by the same people who created the Encyclopedia of music in Canada ... []
  • CANTUS View Full RecordFree ResourceND Catalog Record
    Indices of chants in selected manuscripts and early printed sources of the Liturgical Office.
  • Carnegie Hall Website View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Choral public domain library View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    An Internet-based free sheet music website which specializes in choral music that is in the public domain and can be freely downloade. Musical scores are ... []
  • Classical music in video View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Searchable database containing performances and masterclasses captured on video in all forms of classical music, including major orchestral performances ... []
  • Classical music library View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Online music audio collection "includes music written from the earliest times (e.g. Gregorian Chant) to the present, including many contemporary composers. ... []
  • Classical music reference library View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "reference materials, spanning the entire history of Western classical music, in a unified online database. Included are ... Baker's Dictionary of Music, ... []
  • Classical Net View Full RecordFree Resource
    This index lists those composers for which there is a dedicated page at this site that may include a biography, recommended works, recommended recordings, ... []
  • Classical scores library View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Volume 1
    Volume 2
    "... database of classical scores, representing the major composers output, spanning all genres and time periods from the Western classical canon." "... ... []
  • Companion to digital humanities View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Offers a concise overview of the emerging field of humanities computing. Contains original articles written by leaders in the field. Major sections focus ... []
  • Concise Oxford dictionary of music View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Contemporary world music View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Online music audio collection containing "genres such as reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab ... []
  • Dissertation abstracts online (see Dissertations and theses) View Full Record
  • Dissertations and theses, full text View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    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 ... []
  • Doctoral dissertations in musicology View Full RecordFree ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Description based on Nov. 6, 1997 version.
    Index to dissertations in progress and a bibliography of completed dissertations reported since mid-1995.
  • DRAM : database of recorded American music View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    "on-demand streaming access to CD-quality audio (192kbps Mp4), complete original liner notes and essays ... contains more than 3,000 albums worth of recordings ... []
  • emusicquest View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Created from the former Music-in-Print series, this is a searchable online database of information about published music in print. Includes "Choral Music ... []
  • Encyclopedia of music in Canada View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    The National Library of Canada presents an online version of the 1992 second edition of "The Encyclopedia of Music in Canada." The encyclopedia is offered ... []
  • Encyclopedia of popular music View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Encyclopedia of popular music View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "... all genres and periods of popular music from 1900 to the present day, including jazz, country, folk, rap, reggae, techno, musicals, and world music. ... []
  • Expanded academic ASAP View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1980-
    Provides indexing, abstracts, and selected full text for 3,500+ scholarly journals and general interest periodicals embracing all academic disciplines ... []
  • Garland encyclopedia of world music online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Music research of all the world's peoples. Searchable full text of the 10-volume print encyclopedia (originally published in 1997). Provides overview of ... []
  • Gramophone.co.uk View Full RecordFree Resource
    Provides over 30,000 music reviews and adds over 100 new reviews monthly. Does require free registration to access the reviews.
  • Grosses Sängerlexikon / View Full RecordND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB MUSRF ML 105 .K83 1997
    Coverage: Bd.1-Bd.6
    This is the finest and most complete biographical index for singers of all ages. Although it is in German, the text is useful for everyone. ... []
  • Grove book of opera singers View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record


  • Grove book of operas View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Grove music online (see Oxford music online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Provides a single gateway to access cross-searchable, full-text Oxford music reference subscriptions and products, including Grove Music Online, Oxford ... []
  • Handwörterbuch der musikalischen Terminologie. View Full RecordND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB MUSRF ML 108 .E29
    Coverage: Ordner 1-Ordner 6
    In German. This work is issued in small segments, but each word, idea, or concept has an extended and highly scholarly description and definition. This ... []
  • HathiTrust Digital Library View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A digital repository for the nation's great research libraries that brings together the immense collections of its partner institutions. It was initially ... []
    HathiTrust Frequently Asked Questions
  • Humanities international index (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: As far back as 1929 to the present
    "...provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracting for over 1,700 journals ... includes deep backfiles for some of the most important journals in the ... []
  • In Mozart's Words View Full Record
  • Index of Gregorian chant View Full RecordFree Resource
    Call Number: MUSRF GEN ML 102 .C45B8 REF GEN ML 102 .C45B8
    An index of Gregorian chant / compiled by John R. Bryden and David G. Hughes.--Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1969.--2 v REF GEN ML 102 .C45B8 MUSRF ... []
  • Index to printed music (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    "IPM is ... for finding individual pieces of music published in standard scholarly editions... content is searchable by composer name or ID, editor, genre, ... []
  • Information on music; View Full RecordND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB MUS ML 113 .M33 H23 1975
    Coverage: v.1-v.3
    This work is an older and less comprehensive work than Music Reference and Research Materials, but it has a wider scope of materials from which to choose. ... []
  • International Bachakademie Stuttgart View Full RecordFree Resource
    Official webstite of the school and publisher. Lists courses, seminars, publications and news about J.S. Bach.
  • International directory of contemporary music. Instrumentation. View Full RecordND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB MUS ML 118 .I45
    Coverage: 1996/1997
    Includes complete lists of works by composers who have joined the Contemporary Music International Information Service arranged by medium of performance. ... []
  • International index to music periodicals, full text View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1874-
    "provides indexing and abstracts for several hundred international music periodicals from over 20 countries, plus full text for more than 140 of the indexed ... []
  • Internationaler biographischer Index der Musik : View Full RecordND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB MUSRF ML 105 .In96 1995
    Coverage: [Bd.]1-[Bd.]2
    In German. This is perhaps the most extensive index to short biographies about living musicians of all types.
  • IPA source View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides access to a growing collection of International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions and literal translations of opera arias and solo art songs. ... []
  • Ira C. Brillant Center for Beethoven Studies View Full RecordFree Resource
    The Ira C. Brillant Center for Beethoven Studies at San Jose State University (California) has the largest and most comprehensive collection of materials ... []
  • Jazz discography View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1896-
    General discography of all categories of recorded jazz, from 1896 to today. Covers all categories of jazz and other creative improvised music, including ... []
  • Jazz music library View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Online music audio collection of jazz recordings from thousands of artists around the world, from the beginnings of jazz to today. Useful for study and ... []
  • Jazztimes.com View Full RecordFree Resource
    Contains concert and CD reviews of Jazz musicians and access to MP3s.
  • JSTOR ebook collection View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 2013-
    A collection of scholarly books in the areas of humanities and social sciences.
  • Juilliard manuscript collection View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A collection of autograph and working manuscripts, sketches, engraver's proofs and first editions. The collection comprises 138 items, including printed ... []
  • Library of Congress music catalog (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1960-
    Searchable database of "... annotated bibliographic records created or edited by the Library of Congress for printed and manuscript music and for music ... []
  • LibraryMusicSource.com View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Downloadable "sheet music from over 35,000 works"--Library Music Source homepage.
  • Media History Digital Library View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A conservation and access project for historical printed materials related to cinema, broadcasting and recorded sound.
  • Medici.tv View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Streaming video of 600+ performances of orchestral and chamber music, operas, and more, from leading festivals and music venues.
  • Metacritic.com View Full RecordFree Resource
    Metacritic compiles reviews from respected critics and publications for movies, DVDs, music, television and games.
  • Mozart Portal View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides information about all Mozart titles published by Barenreiter, the life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and information on the New Mozart Edition. ... []
  • Music index online (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1972-
    Searchable database that indexes journal articles on classical, popular, and all styles and genres of music from more than 800 international music periodicals. ... []
  • Music Library Digital Scores Collection View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains manuscript musical scores dating from the 17th through 19th centuries. The majority of the collection is comprised of 17th and 18th century operas, ... []
  • Music Library Letters Database View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Includes unique letters from/to composers and musical performers, acquired by the Gilmore Music Library through purchase and gift. The collection constitutes ... []
  • Music online View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Cross-searches audio, video, scores, and full-text reference content: African American music reference; American song; Classical music in video; Classical ... []
  • Music reference and research materials : View Full RecordND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB MUS ML 113 .D83 1997
    Call Number: HESB MUSRF ML 113 .D83 1997
    This work is the standard for research resources about music. Each item has an extensive annotation reviewing and rating the type of information included ... []
  • Music titles in translation : View Full RecordND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB MUS ML 111 .H7
    This work is an important guide to translating the title of a piece of music as you remember it into the "real" title.
  • Musica international View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    An international index to choral scores. Intended for conductors, musicologists, schools of music, musical federations, music stores, and others eager ... []
  • National jukebox View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Includes recordings from the extraordinary collections of the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation and other contributing libraries ... []
  • Naxos music library View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Streaming access to thousands of classical music CDs, with access to the catalogs of various music labels. Includes jazz, film music, and opera libretti ... []
  • Naxos Music Library. Jazz View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Streaming access to recordings of jazz legends and contemporary jazz from thousands of CDs. Search by artist, composer, work, and keywords. ... []
  • Naxos spoken word library View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Online collection of classic audiobook material. Coverage includes literary classics and items with educational themes.
  • Naxos video library View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    A performing arts video collection with over 1,100 operas, ballets, documentaries, live concerts, and musical tours of historic places. Includes the Naxos ... []
  • New York Philharmonic Digital Archives View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Serves as a repository for more than 165 years of Philharmonic history, is one of the oldest and most important orchestral research collections in the ... []
  • Opera in video View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    "... will contain 250 of the most important opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. ...browse ... []
  • Orchestral music online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    The online version of David Daniels's classic repertoire reference work used by conductors, orchestras, musicians, and musicologists. Information on more ... []
  • Oxford bibliographies online. Music View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    OBO Music offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on musicology and ethnomusicology. Bibliographies are browseable by subject area and keyword searchable. ... []
  • Oxford companion to music View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford companion to music (see Oxford music online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Provides a single gateway to access cross-searchable, full-text Oxford music reference subscriptions and products, including Grove Music Online, Oxford ... []
  • Oxford companion to the American musical View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford dictionary of music (see Oxford music online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Provides a single gateway to access cross-searchable, full-text Oxford music reference subscriptions and products, including Grove Music Online, Oxford ... []
  • Oxford dictionary of music / View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford history of western music View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A survey of the traditions of western music, this book illuminates, through a representative sampling of masterworks, those themes, styles, and currents ... []
  • Oxford music online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides a single gateway to access cross-searchable, full-text Oxford music reference subscriptions and products, including Grove Music Online, Oxford ... []
  • Oxford scholarship online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Cross-searchable collection containing full text for thousands of books published by Oxford University Press. Subject areas include biology, business and ... []
  • Popular titles and subtitles of musical compositions / View Full RecordND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB MUSRF ML 113 .B39 P663 1975
    This work is an important guide to translating the title of a piece of music as you remember it into the "real" title.
  • PRIMMUS View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room.
    Call Number: HESB RES Electronic M 2 .I825 1999
    Call Number: HESB MUSOF M 2 .I825 1999 User's Manual
    "... a reference source indexing, at item-level, the full contents of the following Primary Source Microfilm music manuscript collections: Music manuscripts ... []
  • Recent Acquisitions in Music View Full RecordFree Resource
    Music acquisitions cataloged in the last 30 days.
  • Research chronicle. View Full RecordND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB MUSRF ML 118 .R888
    Coverage: 14(1978)-43(2010) v.44(2012)
    Prepared by the Royal Musical Association, this includes abstracts of the most important musical scholarship (music history and theory) in Britain. ... []
  • RILM abstracts of music literature (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1967-
    "a comprehensive music bibliography featuring citations, abstracts, and indexes ... on traditional music, popular music, and classical music ... [B]ooks, ... []
  • RILM abstracts of music literature, Retrospective (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: -1966
    A bibliography of music articles, collections, and books published before 1967. Comprehensive coverage includes music-related articles published in conference ... []
  • RIPM, retrospective index to music periodicals (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1800-1950
    Contains citations and indexing to the contents of music journals published between approximately 1800 and 1950. Usage info: Licensed for one simultaneous ... []
  • RISM A/I, Einzeldrucke vor 1800 View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    "For [this] CD-ROM, the contents of the nine main [print] volumes have been converted into a database and expanded with new entries from the supplementary ... []
  • RISM. Series A/II. Music manuscripts after 1600 (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    "an international, annotated bibliography, which aims to document the world's musical sources of manuscripts ... produced after 1600 ... found in over ... []
  • Rock's backpages View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A rock & roll library online: interviews, features, and reviews.
  • Saggi musicali italiani View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Texts on Italian music theory and aesthetics designed to extend Thesaurus musicarum Latinarum, including scanned images of all musical examples, Table ... []
  • Schumann-Autographen View Full Record
    Coverage: site-wide
    Digitized versions of the Schumann manuscripts available at the Universität-Bonn.
  • Sheet Music Consortium View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable list of digitized sheet music in consortium music libraries and archives.
  • Smithsonian global sound for libraries View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Online music audio collection "produced in partnership with Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, ... a virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural ... []
  • Soviet composers View Full RecordFree Resource
    Composers who lived and worked in the former Soviet Union in the period 1918-1990 (Internet Edition compiled [privately] by Onno van Rijen). Entries include ... []
  • Terminorum musicae index septem linguis redactus = View Full RecordND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB MUSRF ML 108 .T4 1978
    This work is very useful for translating any musical term to English or for finding the equivalent of a term in English. Compares terms in Latin, German, ... []
  • Who married Figaro? View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Wiesbaden ("Giant") Codex View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • WolfgangsVault.com : View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    One of the finest sources of free streaming concert recordings available, documenting live performances by many of rock's biggest and most successful acts. ... []
  • Women composers and songwriters : a concise biographical dictionary View Full RecordFree Resource
    Call Number: REF GEN ML 105 .C593 1996
    Women composers and songwriters : a concise biographical dictionary / Gene Claghorn.--Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, c1996. This work lists only women ... []
  • World biographical index of music : composers, conductors, instrumentalists and singers View Full RecordFree Resource
    Call Number: MUSRF ML 105 .In96 1995
    Internationaler biographischer Index der Musik :Komponisten, Dirigenten, Instrumentalisten und Sänger = World biographical index of music : composers, ... []
  • Worship music : a concise dictionary View Full RecordFree Resource
    Call Number: REF GEN ML 102 .C5W67 2000
    Worship music : a concise dictionary / Edward Foley, editor ; Mark Bangert ... [et al.], consultants.--Collegeville, Minn. : Liturgical Press, 2000. ... []

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