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MUSIC: Research Guide

Resource suggestions and search tips for research in music as well as access to scores and sheet music.

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In This Section

treble clef with some notes on wavy staff linesIn this section, you'll find:

  • Resources for finding books about music, including

Search the Catalog

Find books, eBooks, and A/V materials in the University of Jamestown's Library. 

Browsing Subjects & Call Numbers

If you are interested in browsing for topics in music, try looking at Dewey Decimal Call Numbers from 780-789:

  • 781: General principles and musical forms
  • 782: Vocal music
  • 783: Music for single voices
  • 784: Instruments and Instrumental ensembles and their music
  • 785: Ensembles with only one instrument per part
  • 786: Keyboard, mechanical, electrophonic, percussion instruments
  • 787: Stringed instruments
  • 788: Wind instruments

eBook Collections @ UJ

In addition to searching through the catalog, you can browse our ebook collections directly through the links below.