This library guide will help you find articles, books, scores, and sound recordings.
Last Updated: May 14, 2013
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Welcome to the Houston Cole Library Guide for Music! The music collection is located on the 6th floor. This page will give you links to key resources and help you start searching for information such as the catalog and WorldCat.
At the time International Music Score Library Project was added to LibGuides, it had 167,455 scores. Petrucci Music Library or IMSLP is a wiki that collects and maintains a page to share public domain music, or music that has gone out of copyright. If you can't find the score you are looking for in the Library's collection, and the score is more than 120 years old, chances are it is located here.
Search digitized material and resources from libraries throughout the world.
This is a subscription site offered through the Houston Cole Library. Naxos offers a large selection of classical, jazz, and world music with updates and additions added monthly. If you are off campus, use your ID number and last name to log-in.
This is a recently acquired database from Alexander Street Press that includes video over 600 live performances.
Music scores and books are located in the bottom right side of the map. They have the following call numbers:
MT: Music Technique, Teaching, and Practice Scores
ML: Music Literature