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Music: Home



This MUSIC guide is designed to aid in your research process.  

Return to the Guides Home to access more Guides, a complete list of Indexes & Databases, and Research Help.
To find articles, click on the Articles tab.
To find books, search our catalog or click on the Books, Scores and Sound Recordings tab.
To find web resources, click on the Websites tab.
For help writing your bibliography, click on the How to Cite Sources tab.
Check out the Career Guide's tab for help in writing your resume and job listing sites.

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Getting started

Hammermill Library offers several types of music materials. 

Reference books, which include dictionaries, encyclopedias and indexes are located on the 2nd floor (main level) of the library.  Library of Congress Classification for MUSIC is M (includes M, ML, and MT).

Books are located on the 3rd floor of the library.
Scores, including miniature scores, are located on the 2nd floor (main level) of the library. 
Sound recordings (CD) are kept behind the Circulation Desk on the 2nd floor (main level) of the library.  LPs (vinyl recordings) are housed on the wall near the music scores, also on the 2nd floor.  Please ask at desk for assistance.
Videorecordings (DVD and VHS) are also kept behind the Circulation Desk on the 2nd floor of the library.  Please ask at desk for assistance. 



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NEWMUSIC USA Online Library



The New Music USA Online Library  is a vast and comprehensive digital database that contains over 57,000 worksby more than 6,000 composers, and includes over 14,000 media samples (recordings and scores).

The D'Angelo Department of Music


The D'Angelo Department of Music offers 5 degree programs: Bachelor of Music in Performance; Bachelor of Music in Music Education; Bachelor of Music in Therapy; Bachelor of Music in Composition; and Bachelor of Arts in Music. 

Applied study is offered in the areas of Brass, Composition, Guitar, Organ, Percussion, Piano, Strings, Voice and Woodwinds.

D'Angelo Department of Music