Music

This library subject guide can be used to access information related to music. For materials that you can access online, you will need to log onto the library resource using your MCC username and password. For materials that you can access in the library, the call numbers have been provided. For help using this library subject guide, please contact the library.

Online Resources

Books (log in using your MCC username & password)

Electronic books about jazz (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Electronic books about opera (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Electronic books about popular music (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Electronic books about rock music (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Electronic books about teaching music (eBooks on EBSCOhost)

Reference Books (log in using your MCC username & password)

A to Z of the Broadway Musical (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
The Cambridge Mozart Encyclopedia (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (Oxford Reference Online)
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Opera (Oxford Reference Online)
A Dictionary of Opera Characters (Oxford Reference Online)
Garland Handbook of Latin American Music, 2nd ed. (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
The Grove Book of Operas (Oxford Reference Online)
The Grove Book of Opera Singers (Oxford Reference Online)
Historical Dictionary of Choral Music (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Historical Dictionary of the Broadway Musical (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
A History of Opera : Milestones and Metamorphoses (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
The Hutchinson Concise Dictionary of Music (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Hutchinson Pocket Dictionary of Classical Music (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
Icons of Rock: an Encyclopedia of the Legends Who Changed Music Forever (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
The NPR Classical Music Companion: Terms and Concepts From A to Z (eBooks on EBSCOhost)
The Oxford Companion to Music (Oxford Reference Online)
The Oxford Companion to the American Musical (Oxford Reference Online)
The Quotable Musician: From Bach to Tupac (eBooks on EBSCOhost)

Articles (log in using your MCC username & password)

Title Date range (full text) Source type
American Music Teacher (ProQuest) 1988-Present Scholarly journal
Billboard (ProQuest) 1988-Present Magazine
Journal of Research in Music Education (EBSCOhost Web) 2001-Present Scholarly journal
Music Educators Journal (EBSCOhost Web) 1990-Present Scholarly journal
Notes (Gale Infotrac) 1993-Present Scholarly journal
Rolling Stone (EBSCOhost Web) 1990-Present Magazine
Teaching Music (EBSCOhost Web) 1994-Present Magazine

Materials in the library

Books

Topic Call number range
Books in the library containing sheet music M
Books in the library about music ML
Books in the library about teaching & learning music MT

Reference Books

Title Call number
Chronology of American Musical Theater ML1711.8.N3 N67 2002
Defining Moments in Music Ask at help desk
Definitive Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rock ML3534.D44 2006
Elvis Encyclopedia ML420.P96 V53 2008
Encyclopedia of Heavy Metal Music ML102.R6 P54 2009
Folk & Blues: The Encyclopedia ML102.F66 S73 2001
Guinness Encyclopedia of Popular Music ML102.P66 G84 1995
New Grove Dictionary of Jazz ML102.J3 N48 2001
New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians ML100.N48 1993
New Grove Dictionary of Opera ML102.O6 N5 1992
Oxford History of Western Music ML160.T18 2005
Rock and Roll: an Introduction Ask at help desk
Rock & Roll Review: A Guide ot Good Rock on CD ML156.4.R6 S43 1991
Rockin' In Time: A Social History of Rock-and-Roll Ask at help desk

Articles

Title Date range (full text) Source type
Rolling Stone 2006-Present Magazine