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Catalogs & Journals

What is this? A catalog of our library’s holdings.

What can I search for? Records to books, journals, CDs, DVDs, musical scores, etc. Access to e‐books.

Browse the shelves:

  • HD30.28: Business/strategic planning (3rd floor)
  • ML74: Music Technology (1st floor)
  • ML112: Music Printing & Publishing (1st floor)
  • ML3785: Music Journalism (1st floor)
  • ML3790-­‐3792: Music trade (1st floor)
  • ML3795: Music as a profession. Vocational guidance (1st floor)

Finding Music Scores

The library circulating collection contains scores and fake books for practice and performance. Call numbers for vocal music fall in M1495-2199, with "folk, national, and ethnic music" (which includes rock, pop, Broadway, jazz, country, and more) in M1627-1853. Call numbers for instrumental music fall in M5-M1480. Links to some specific types of scores and music books are listed below, or you can search the library catalog for a genre or particular artist.

Appropriate Use of Electronic Resources

Please see our Appropriate Use of Electronic Resources (last revised Aug. 2013).

Music Databases

Music Reviews

Business Databases

Technology in the Library

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