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The CSU Music Library

The CSU Music Library

Dictionaries

Indices

  • CAIRSS for Music A bibliographic database of music research literature in music education, music psychology, music therapy, and music medicine. Contains citations to every article published in 16 primary journals, as well as citations of selected articles from 11 secondary journals.
  • RILM Abstracts in Music Literature RILM offers a broad international coverage base and it includes music related works from articles, books, bibliographies, dissertations, film & video to concert reviews and recording notes - provided the items are of scholarly interest. Subject areas include: historical musicology, ethnomusicology, instruments and voice, librarianship, performance practice and notation, theory and analysis, pedagogy, liturgy, dance, criticism, music therapy, and interdisciplinary studies on music and various other fields, including literature, dramatic arts, visual arts, acoustics, aesthetics, anthropology, sociology, linguistics and semiotics, mathematics, philosophy, physiology, psychology, and physics."
  • The Music Index A comprehensive subject-author guide to music periodical literature, including all aspects of classical and popular music. The Music Index has been available in print since 1949. The Music Index online coverage spans from 1976 to the present and contains surveyed data from 775 international music periodicals from over 40 countries. Covering all styles and genres of music, The Music Index cites book reviews, obituaries, news periodicals, and news and articles about music, musicians, and the music industry.