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Music Library Guide: Key Resources

Key Resources for Music

The following databases contain a variety of material, including journal articles, for your specific subject area. The brief descriptions beneath the titles will explain what each hold. To access, click on the title.

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Library Search

Search for books, articles, ebooks, databases, journal titles and other useful Library resources for your study and research:


The shelfmark of a print book will help you to locate it in the Library. The shelfmarks run A-Z through the building, starting on the top floor.

Find your reading lists

How to use Library Search

The below video is a step-by-step guide to using the Library's catalogue, Library Search.

If you would like further help with your search, the Library's Academic Services team offer 1-2-1 sessions for undergraduates, taught postgraduates and researchers. Book here.

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