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Music Library Guide: Reference material

Library guide for Music & Dance students & staff

Reference books on the shelf

Encyclopedias on the shelf

Electronic Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

Oxford Music Online  includes:

  • Grove Music Online - the online edition of the definitive reference work on all aspects of music.
  • The Oxford Dictionary of Music.
  • The Oxford Companion to Music.

Oxford Music Online is the gateway to Grove Music Online, the world’s premier online music encyclopedia. It offers comprehensive coverage of music, musicians, and music-making, charting the diverse history and cultures of music around the globe