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MUS 121 - Using the Library for Music Research: Start Here

Music Library resources and how to use them.

Overview of Resources

This guide will give you an overview of some of the library resources available for music research. These include: 

  • Libraries Catalog--Find books, scores, recordings and journals in print and online.
  • Scout--Search the Libraries' Catalog and many databases simultaneously.
  • RILM, Music Index and International Index to Music Periodicals--Search for articles on your topic.
  • Grove Music Online--Read articles related to your topic, find other books and article

Click on the tabs above for more on each of these. 

The Music Library web page provides links to these resources and many others.