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A discovery tool that searches most of the University Libraries' collections, including books, journal articles, newspapers, dissertations, music, and video recordings.
Resources for Books and Articles
All Music Guide
An enormous site that includes biographies and discographies of musicians in all genres.
Music Periodicals Database
Indexes over 425 scholarly and popular music journals, most with access to full-text.
Rock's Back Pages
Archive of rock and pop music journalism from mainstream publications and niche magazines.
Dissertations and Theses (ProQuest)
Includes over a million full-text doctoral dissertations and masters theses from institutions around the world.
The most powerful interface for searching WorldCat, a database of library holdings from all over the world.
Additional Resources for Popular Music Research
Grove Dictionary of American Music (2nd ed.)
A comprehensive reference publication on American Music.
Provides insight briefings, monthly insight reports, news, marketing reports, trend reports, country profiles, and data on the music industry.
Over 60 years of international chart data for popular music recordings.
Performance Rights Organizations (song information)