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Music: Music Resources

Guide for finding resources relating to music.


Quick Tips:

  • Oxford Music Online is THE most comprehensive scholarly reference source for music available. Use it instead of Wikipedia!
  • OneSearch searches the print and digital resources. For a scholarly alternative to Google, use OneSearch!
  • To be really thorough, use RILM, the most comprehensive index of music scholarship available.
  • Still need help, come by, email, or call us  (718-997-3900).

If you are off-campus, you may be prompted to log in via Off-Campus Access. Simply type in the barcode on the back of your student ID as both your login name and password.

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, & Digital Histories

Streaming Audio and Video

Vocal Resources

Citation Guides

Finding Books, Scores, and Recordings

Journal Articles (Search Databases)


Music Library Info

Music Library Hours

Summer Hours

(June 24, 2019 - August 9, 2019)

Monday - Thursday 10:00 am - 4:45 pm

(August 12, 2019 - August 26, 2019)

Monday - Friday 10:00 am - 4:45 pm)

Fall semester hours resume on the first day of classes on August 27, 2019 


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Head of the Music Library