This is the main portal to databases and other library sources for music research at Van Wylen Library, Hope College.
Last Updated: Sep 2, 2013
When you find a citation in a database that doesn't have the full text of the article included, look for these links:
Following these links will search our system to see if we have it available somewhere else. Be patient, sometimes you have to click through several links to get to the article!
- RILM Music Abstracts
Index of articles from music journals as well as books, bibliographies, conference proceedings, discographies, dissertations, ethnographic recordings, videos, and other materials
- Humanities Abstracts
Index of articles and other materials published in humanities-related journals
- Web of Science
Citation index for all disciplines (1955-present)
full image, full-text archive of business, humanities, and social science journals
Scholarly resource of recordings, liner notes and essays from New World, Composers Recordings, and other labels
- Naxos Music Library
Online collection of classical jazz, world, and folk music from Naxos and Marco Polo recording catalogs
- Google Scholar
Search the open web for scholarly literature (journal articles and abstracts, books and book previews, theses, etc.). Access to some full-text articles may not be available from off-campus. Please contact a librarian for access issues.
- Library Music Source
Online collection of sheet music.