The shared catalog of Bryn Mawr, Haverford and Swarthmore Colleges describing and linking to books, essays, scores, videos, and sound recordings.
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You can then browse the listings to find narrower topics such as Symphony--18th Century or modify the list by a composer's name. You may also specify material type "books". For scores and recordings try using a keyword search with the composer's last name and an important word from the title of the work. You can then modify by format and location.
This is a gigantic catalog of millions of materials owned by libraries all over the world describing books, essays, scores, videos, sound recordings, websites, and manuscript collections. If you find something in WorldCat not owned by the Tri-Colleges we can probably get it for you.
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature (Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale)
The premier index for researching in music, describing books, essays, journal articles, dissertations, documentaries, conference proceedings, bibliographies, discographies, concert reviews, recording notes. Most citations include abstracts.
A collection of scholarly research in the Humanities and Social Sciences that consists of 2.7 million searchable citations to dissertations and theses from around the world, and 1.2 million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.