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Getting Started in Music

Welcome! This guide is designed to help you find resources in Music.

If you are new to conducting research:

Consider reviewing the New to Using the Library tutorial to better understand the phases and processes of doing research.

The following call numbers are useful if you wish to browse the collection:

  • CCL uses the Library of Congress Classification System to organize books in the library.
    • LC Classification -M - Music Scores
    • LC Classification - ML - Literature on Music
    • LC Classification - MT - Instruction and Study

Start your Music research with these key resources:

To see a full list of available music databases, visit the A-Z Databases page:

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