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Music: Welcome

What's in This Guide


(Portrait of Josh and Henry Reed,

ca. 1903, LOC)

In this library guide for music research, you will find:

Database Articles

  • Journal databases to discover articles about music

Books & Films

  • Catalog to find books, recordings, and videos in the library
  • Catalog to find books to borrow from other libraries
  • Ebooks to read online or on an ebook reader
  • Streaming films


  • Online and print encyclopedias with information on music topics

News Sources

  • Databases to find newspaper articles and reviews.

MLA Style

  • Handouts and websites for MLA style
  • Information on citation management tools, such as Zotero.