The William and Gayle Cook Music Library at Indiana University, recognized as one of the largest academic music libraries in the world, serves the world-renowned Jacobs School of Music and the Bloomington Campus of Indiana University. Its librarians and staff also support the graduate students enrolled in the nationally recognized Masters of Library Science with Music Specialization program.
IU has moved from Variations to Media Collections Online.
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Find books, scores, recordings:
IUCAT | WorldCat | Media Collections Online (formerly Variations) | IU Pages Online (digital scores) | IU ScholarWorks Digital Repository | Library of Congress | British Library Catalogues | The European Library (no longer updated) | Google Books | Lilly Library Sheet Music Collection | Hathi Trust Digital Library
Find journal articles, magazine articles, and dissertations:
RILM Abstracts | Music Index | Music Periodicals Database (formerly IIMP) | IIPA | RIPM | RIPM Archive | JSTOR | Arts and Humanities Citation Index | ERIC Proquest | Proquest Dissertations Database | IUScholarWorks Digital Repository | Complete Database List A-Z
Find online reference & research tools:
Oxford Music Online (Grove) | Oxford Bibliographies Online: Music | RISM A/II | MGG Online | Music-in-Print | Index to Printed Music | Garland Encylopedia of World Music | Musical America | Encyclopedia of Music in Canada | Chicago Manual of Style | Digital Resources for Musicology | Cook Music Library Research & Citation Guides | Albert Schatz Collection of Libretti | The Leonard Bernstein Collection | Vocal Masterclassics
Find streaming audio and video:
Naxos Music Library | DRAM | Smithsonian Global Sound | Met Opera on Demand | Berlin Philharmonic Concert Hall | Medici.tv | Dance in Video | Opera in Video | Theater in Video | Media Collections Online (Formerly Variations)