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Guides and Handbooks Top of Page
Basic Music Library: Essential Scores and Sound Recordings
  Ref ML113 .B3 1997
Grove Book of Operas, 2008
Music Reference and Research Materials: An Annotated Bibliography
  Ref ML113 .D83 1997
Music Research: A Handbook
  Ref ML113 .S28 2009
Musical Arts and Styles
  Ref MT6 .F619 1990
Opera Handbook
  Ref MT95 .L5

Dictionaries and Encyclopedias Top of Page
Baker’s Dictionary of Opera
  Ref ML102 .O6 B26 2000
Broadway: Its History, People and Places: An Encyclopedia
  Ref PN2277 N5 B56 2004
Concise Oxford Dictionary of Opera, 2008
Grove Music Online
Guinness Encyclopedia of Popular Music

  Ref ML102 .P66 G84 1992
Harmony Illustrated Encyclopedia of Country Music
  Ref ML102 .C7 H37
Harvard Dictionary of Music, 2003
New Grove Dictionary of American Music
  Ref ML101 .U6 N48
New Grove Dictionary of Jazz
  Ref ML102 .J3 N48 2001 v. 1-3
New Grove Dictionary of Music & Musicians
  Ref ML100 .N48 2001 v.1-29
New Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments
  Ref ML102 .I5 N48
Oxford Companion to Music
  Ref ML100 .S37 2002
Trouble Girls: The Rolling Stone Book of Women in Rock
  Ref ML394 .T76 1997

Biographical Sources Top of Page
American Women Songwriters
  Ref ML106 .U3 G73 1993
Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians
  Ref ML105 .B16 2000 v.1-6
Biographical Dictionary of American Music
  Ref ML106 .U3 C6
Biographical Encyclopedia of Jazz
  Ref ML102 .J3 F39 1999
Contemporary Musicians
  Ref ML385 .C615
Dictionary of American Composers
  Ref ML106 .U3 B87
Harvard Biographical Dictionary of Music, 1996
International Dictionary of Black Composers
  Ref ML105 .I5 1999 v.1-2

Indexes, Abstracts, and Databases Top of Page
Arts & Humanities Citation Index
Humanities Full Text
Principle ToolInternational Index to Music Periodicals Full Text
LexisNexis Academic
ProQuest Newspapers
Reader's Guide Full Text

Internet Sites Top of Page
All About Jazz
Classical Music
Cyber Hymnal
Medieval Music Database
Music Copyright Page
Musical Instruments
Performing Arts Encylcopedia
Petrucci Music Library
Worldwide Internet Music Resources