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In This Guide

This guide will help you begin your research in music through the library's collections and beyond.

Use the tabs to navigate through the following pages of the guide:

  • Find Articles - search for articles online and in print.
  • Find Books - find print and eBooks.
  • Reference Works - get background information on your topic, identify key authors and works, and more by using bibliographies, subject encyclopedias and biographical sources.
  • Primary and Web Sources - find professional organizations, scholarly societies and other quality web resources.
  • Citing Sources - information on citation formats, citation management tools and more.

Core Online Resources

These are likely to be the best online sources in which to start your music research.

  • Fine Arts and Music Collection  

    Provides full text magazines and scholarly journals in the fine arts and music.

  • Music Index  

    Provides article citations on international, classical and popular music journals.

  • Oxford Music Online  

    Includes full text of the 29-volume New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd edition.

  • RILM Abstracts of Music Literature  

    Indexes citations and articles for scholarly journals in all areas of music published by Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM).

  • Web of Science  

    Maintains citation searching for high impact research journals in the arts and humanities, social sciences, and sciences.