Welcome to the Music subject guide. Although it is not comprehensive, it will point you to the most useful databases, journals, books and reference sources, and online information. It will assist you in both basic and advanced research. Updating is done periodically so keep an eye out for information about new resources and search tips.
Looking for Books? You can find books by using our online catalog or you may want to browse the shelf. Print books are located in the "M" section on the second floor of Blakley Library. Below is a high level view of the classification system. Click here for more details.
- M - General
- ML - Literature on Music
- MT - Instruction and Study
Refer to selected books (online or in print). These may be located in the Reference section (first floor to the left of circulation), or available electronically. Reference books use the same Call Numbers as the circulating books listed above and must be used within the Library.
We have many online journals that can be searched for using a Full-Text Journal search.
Delve into our Databases for articles.
- Specialized databases have a high subject content
- Related general databases contain multiple disciplines in varying measures
Surf on over to these Internet Resources for a change of pace.
Check here for new books, podcasts, and news.
This guide is created by Melissa Randall and licensed by University of Dallas Blakley Library under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License.
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