To link to this database use: https://libraries.indiana.edu/databases/rism
Citations of music manuscripts written 1600 to ca. 1850. Includes information about composers and information about libraries worldwide with RISM-relevant holdings.
RISM Series A/II: Music MSS after 1600 (Bibliographic records for more than 380,000 works by over 22,500 composers found in manuscripts in over 800 libraries in 32 countries)
RISM Libraries Directory (Names, addresses and more about 6,000 libraries world-wide that hold music materials relevant to the various RISM series)
RISM Bibliographic Citations Database (References for all thematic catalogs and other secondary sources cited in the RISM A/II Music Manuscripts Database)
RISM Composers (Names of 24,000 composers as used in RISM Series A/I and A/II) Online help is available.
Coverage: 1600 to ca. 1850- Updated semiannually
Producer: National Information Services Corporation (NISC)/BiblioLine
Interlibrary Loan Type: Not Permitted
Simultaneous User Limit: Unlimited simultaneous users