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SUBSCRIPTION DATABASES AND E-JOURNALS:
Complete list of subscription databases • library/research/databaseindex
A general research database that offers increased visibility for Magale Library's holdings, easier access to full text, including full-image articles, and much more. First Search contains 15 selected databases: Article First, Electronic Books (Ebooks), ERIC, MEDLINE, Papers First, SCIPIO, Clase and Periodica, Electronic Collections Online (ECO), GPO Monthly Catalog, Proceedings First (Proceedings), Values of the dbname or db component, WorldCat, and WorldCat Dissertations and Theses
JSTOR - Arts & Sciences III
Focused on the arts and humanities, the Arts & Sciences III Collection contains 150 titles . The collection makes available additional journals in language and literature, as well as important titles in the fields of music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, and the history and study of art and architecture.
Music Index with with Full Text
The Music Index is a comprehensive guide to music periodicals and literature featuring digitized content from 1970 to present. The database contains cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts of articles about music, musicians, and the music industry for more than 475 periodicals, plus book reviews, obituaries, news, and selective coverage for more than 230 periodicals. The comprehensive coverage of the music field and every aspect of the classical and popular worlds of music makes Music Index an invaluable resource for both novice and scholar. Music Index cites: • Book Reviews • Obituaries • News Periodicals • News and articles about music, musicians, and the music industry,
Musical Periodicals, 1781-1879 AAS
The Musical Periodicals, 1781-1879 collection gathers publications dedicated to various aspects of music, from the sacred to the secular, from the political to the comic. Before widespread use of the printing press in the nineteenth century, the popular culture of the United States was largely an oral one, and much of it revolved around music. Often including related content on the arts, literature, and sometimes science, these periodicals show music in a larger cultural context, as music was also an important leisure activity for families and communities. Representative titles include the Family Minstrel, the Musical Journal, Trumpet Notes: A Monthly Paper Devoted to the Interests of Bands and Orchestras, Aeolian Piano Forte Journal, the Musical Miscellany, the Vox Humana, and the New Yorker Musik Zeitung.
Music Quarterly has been cited as the premier scholarly musical journal in the United States. Over the years it has published the writings of many important composers and musicologists, including Aaron Copland, Arnold Schoenberg, Marc Blitzstein, Henry Cowell, and Camille Saint-Saens. The journal focuses on the merging areas in scholarship where much of the challenging new work in the study of music is being produced.
Holds tens of millions of bibliographic records that represent more than one billion items. It encompasses hundreds of languages and all formats, including rapidly growing numbers of electronic resources and digital objects. It counts over 100 million records in 470 languages, with a new record added every 10 seconds. Contains all materials cataloged by OCLC member libraries from 1000 B.C.E. to the present. Search results can be limited by 21 format types, year, language, audience, content type, and libraries (individually and in groups).
OPEN ACCESS E-RESOURCES:
HathiTrust is a partnership of academic & research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.
More than 56,000 free e-books.
Music Subject Guides
Information on materials by subject are in Magale Library's reference area, video collection, stacks call numbers, and periodicals. Also provided are web sites, electronic journals, electronic texts, and online associations to further research in each area.
• Music: History library/reference/subject/mushis
• Music: Instruments library/reference/subject/musins
• Music: Voice library/reference/subject/musvoi
Journal of the American Musical Instrument Society • http://www.amis.org/publications/journal/
Music Resources • http://library.music.indiana.edu/music_resources/
New Orleans Independent Music Digital Collection
From Tulane University's Howard-Tilton Memorial Library:
New Orleans is home to a rich and diverse musical culture, one where the independently released album speaks to and of the local culture as much as the commercially produced album. This project seeks to collect, preserve, and provide access to this rich heritage by creating a platform in the digital environment that allows visitors to learn not only about local indie bands but also about the individual artists and the web of relationships that underlie the local New Orleans musical culture.