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Music

A research guide to help you find scores, recordings, books, and articles in the field of music.

Where is the Music Collection?

Francesco di Antonio del Chierico (Italian, 1433 - 1484). Cutting from a choir book, third quarter of 15th century, Tempera colors, gold, and ink on parchment Leaf: 21 × 19 cm (8 1/4 × 7 1/2 in.), Ms. 74 (2003.88). The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Ms. 74.

 

  • Find the print collection (scores, literature & theory) on the 8th floor of the Library.
  • CDs are held behind the Ask Us Desk on the main floor.
  • DVDs of operas and other performances are on the 5th floor.
  • Online Music resources -- such as journal articles, scores and streaming audio -- can be found using the menu on the left side of this page.

 

Borrowing Materials from the Library

Did you know you can request materials from the Library and have them delivered to the Learning Commons in the Marilyn I Walker School?

  • This service is free to students and faculty.
  • Please allow 2-3 days for delivery.
  • Books may be returned to the MIW Learning Commons or the Brock University Library.
  • Note: This service does not include reserve material, non-circulating books, interlibrary loan materials, audio-visual material (CDs, DVDs), or equipment.

More details and request form

 

Best Databases for Starting Research

To find journal articles, search using the Library's databases.

 

More Sources for Background Information

 

Continue Your Search with these Databases

 

 

 

Interlibrary Loan/ RACER - articles

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What if Brock does not have the article I need?

RACER Interlibrary Loan allows users to search in all Ontario university and worldwide libraries to place requests for items that Brock does not own.

First-time users need to register & create a PIN. More information here.

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Need help? Watch the RACER Set up and Simple Search video tutorial.