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Music Research Guide

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Purpose of this Guide

This guide is intended to help you do library research for topics related to music. It contains links to:

❖ e-encylopedias and dictionaries
❖ library databases
❖ help guides for individual databases
❖ explanation of primary sources in music research and help using the library web page to find them
❖ related journals
❖ how to cite sources in Chicago citation style.

Using Article Quick Search

Article Quick Search is the name of the search engine for the library's journal content. It includes both titles the library owns and some it does not. If the library does not have access to an article, request it through Interlibrary Loan. Be sure first that the library does not own the title!