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Databases for Music
African American Music Reference This link opens in a new window
African American Music Reference will contain 50,000 pages that offers the first comprehensive coverage of blues, jazz, spirituals, civil rights songs, slave songs, minstrelsy, rhythm and blues, gospel, and other forms of black American musical expression. This resource is provided by Alexander St. Press/Proquest.
Choral Public Domain Library This link opens in a new window
Hosts free scores of at least 36888 choral and vocal works by at least 3679 composers.
Grove Music Online This link opens in a new window
Central location for Grove Music Online, Oxford Companion to Music, and Oxford Dictionary of Music. Also known as Oxford Music Online
IPASource This link opens in a new window
IPA Source is a trusted resource for assisting educators and singers with language understanding and pronunciation with15,750 professionally translated and transcribed titles including texts of arias, art song and liturgical texts in French, Italian, German, Spanish, English and Latin representing works from 925 composers and 1,141 poets.
How to Access Databases from Off-Campus
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Tools for the Trade
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Tips & Tricks
- Choose the Scholarly/Peer-Reviewed Journal checkbox in each database before you hit search.
- Limit your search to full text only if you’re interested in finding articles that are immediately available.
Additional Music-Related Websites