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Guide for finding resources relating to music.

Music Library Hours and Remote Access

Music Library Fall 2021 Operating Hours: August 21, 2021 to December 21, 2021 

Monday - Friday 10:00am - 4:45pm by reservations only. Closed on Weekends.  

Exceptions: Library will be closed on September 6, 2021, October 11, 2021, November 25 & 26, 2021. 

**Access to Library Reservations: New Reservation - LibCal - Queens College, CUNY**

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.

Still need help? Email Jennifer Oates!

Music Quick Links (A to Z)