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MUSC 220: Medieval Music: Women, and Performance (HC)

Spring 2022 Ruisard

Finding Scholarly Studies in Books

Use the Tripod catalog for your home institution  Connect from Bryn Mawr College  This link opens in a new windowConnect from Haverford College  This link opens in a new windowConnect from Swarthmore College  to look for all books (print and digital) owned by your college as well as the print titles at the other two schools.  

The following searches are a sampling of possibilities.  To find materials on a topic, try doing a keyword search in the Tripod Catalog to find relevant materials and then use the subject headings assigned to those titles to find more books.  Note that all these searches are in the Books+Media channel.  In examples #1 and 4 below, using keywords (rather than subjects) will pick up results from chapter titles.

       nuns AND (music*OR liturg*) AND (medieval OR "middle ages")  [Keyword search]   Connect from Bryn Mawr College   Icon  Icon

       "courtly love" [Subject]   Connect from Bryn Mawr College  Icon  Icon   Sorted by newest titles first.

       hildegard  [Author] AND [saint OR bingen] [Author] Limited to Material Type - Sound Recordings   Connect from Bryn Mawr College  Icon  Icon

       (medieval OR "middle ages" OR 14th OR 15th) [Keywords] AND (dance* OR dancing) [Subjects]   Connect from Bryn Mawr College  Icon  Icon

      (gender OR body OR sex*) AND ("middle ages" OR medieval) [Subjects]  Connect from Bryn Mawr College  Icon  Icon

**  Try opening a search above and replace one of the topics with your research interest.

Selected Books about Medieval Music and Women

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