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A Road Map to Music Research: Welcome


This guide will lead you on your music research journey. It contains hints and links to resources that will make your music research more effective and keep you headache-free.

Guide Overview

The following steps will get you where you want to be.  Click on the corresponding tab above to learn more about that step.


One: Plan your research route with dictionaries, encyclopedias, and bio-bibliographies.   map


Two: Broaden your horizons with journal indexes.   horizon/sunset

Three: Add depth to your findings by searching our online catalogs.   computer 
Four: End your journey with an Internet search. 
Five: Remember where you've been by keeping a travelog.   book with quill

Head Music Librarian

David Hursh
Music Library
Fletcher Music Center