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Welcome to the research guide for Music. The resources below are a great place to start your research.

   Use the menu on the left to find additional resources for finding books, articles, and more.

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Two excellent databases to start off are Oxford Music Online, an all-purpose encyclopedia/dictionary, and the Naxos Music Library, that allows streaming of over two million music tracks and close to 150,000 discs. See the links below. 

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Start with these popular databases

Find Books/Scores/CDs

Search the Library Catalog to find materials on your topic

How do I find a score in the catalog? Tip Sheet | Video Tutorial

How do I find a CD in the catalog? Tip Sheet | Video Tutorial

Other Music Reference Resources