Need assistance from a Music Library staff member?
Need access to books/scores available only in print, CDs/DVDs, or equipment?
Watch this short video for useful tips on finding scores, recordings, books, and more through Sofia, the Library's Discovery search tool.
Consult the following guides to learn about other methods to find music research resources:
- Online scores and indexes
- Online audio and discographies (including Schulich School of Music Concert Recordings - use VPN off-campus)
- Online video and film (including CIRMMT Distinguished Lecture Series and Schulich School of Music's Research Alive series)
- Music literature full-text and bibliographic databases
- Music dictionaries and encyclopedias
- Music e-book collections
- Dissertations and theses for music research
- Newspapers for music research
- Music special collections
- Writing about music: Style manuals, writing guides, citation guides
- How to find scores and books by call number area
- Career resources for performers
- Gig music in the Marvin Duchow Music Library
- How to find translations and phonetic transcriptions of vocal works
- Musicians' health and wellness