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Guide for finding resources relating to music.

Music Library Hours and Remote Access

Music Library Summer 2023 Operating Hours

Monday through Friday 10am - 4:45pm

The Library will be closed June 19th & July 4th, 2023

Remote Access: To access online resources from off campus, use your CUNY Login info:  If you have problems, email  They can help you troubleshoot and ensure you have access to our resources.

Quick Tips

Quick Tips

  • Oxford Music Online is THE most comprehensive scholarly reference source for music available. Use it instead of Wikipedia! Go here for a quick overview of Oxford Music Online.
  • 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.
  • Explore the rest of Queens College's databases here: QC Databases A-Z
  • Need help deciphering what types of resources you need? See Resource Types

Use this helpful Research Process Guide for tips on navigating your research project.