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Library and online resources for music students

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Top 5 Sources

Here's a list of starting points for finding Music resources. Use the tabs across the top of this guide to find more specific types of sources.



Comprehensive music blog with news, reviews and more.



Journal articles in a wide range of academic areas, including music, social sciences, humanities, general academic, general science, education and multicultural studies.  Access from off-campus with MYSVC Login and Password.


 Grove Dictionary Of Music And Musicians.

Classic Multi-volume Reference work of musical terms and musician biographies.



  The Real Book.

Book of popular songs and jazz melodies, in lead sheet format.  Library also has Real Book in E-flat, B-flat and bass clef.




Find hundreds of CD's in the SVC Library from classical to jazz to punk.  Click on the link to the left to get to the library's catalog entries for all of the latest additions.


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