Music: Primary and Web Sources

Primary Sources

Video Resources



Portland Art Museum: Crumpacker Family Library at the Portland Art Museum, the region’s most comprehensive visual art resource open to students, researchers, docents, staff, and the public. Noncirculating collection.

Sound Recordings (CDs)

Sound Recordings (CDs)


Portland State University Library Catalog: Search the PSU Library Catalog for information about books, journals, videos, government documents, and other materials owned by the Library. You may search by keywords, author, title, or subject headings.


Call Number = MUSIC CD (with numerals following)

Primary Locations =
1st floor Circulation Desk for CDs;

The call number for a compact disc usually consists of the prefix "MUSIC CD" plus the identifying number for the particular recording. 
 Please stop by the Circulation Desk for assistance in finding the CD's  you need for listening or checking out. To play CDs or DVDs, you can use any of the 118 computer workstations located in the First Floor OIT Computer Lab and the Second Floor Library Research Center. You can either check out headphones at the Circulation Desk or bring your own headphones to listen at these computer workstations.

Try also these online music collections:

Web Resources