Music History I: Middles Ages to 1775

Course #: MU270

Research tips

Grove Music Online

  • Access is incorporated through Oxford Music Online
  • Remember to consult the "Bibliography" at the end of the article

Cambridge Histories

Books

  • Search Omni to identify books at Laurier and other Omni libraries
    • Use facets at left of results to focus your search
      • Remote: limit to Available Electronically
    • Search through our ebook collections - these let you search across the full text

Scholarly Articles

  • Peer-Reviewed (scholarly) Journals
  • Search Omni to identify articles
    • Use facets at left of results to focus your search, e.g., Peer-Reviewed Journals
      • Remote: limit to Available Electronicall

Beyond the articles you might find using Omni, the following databases provide more direct access to scholarly articles. 

For more detailed searching, and/or for more obscure topics, try searching across the full text through these databases:

  • JSTOR
    • full text collection of ejournals, searchable across all the full text; you can also limit to music journals
  • Periodicals Archive Online
    • another full text collection of ejournals, searchable across all the full text; you can also limit to music journals

Think outside the box, you may find journal literature in other databases. E.g,

Scores

  • Go to Scores to find scores in print and online.

Audio

Video

The Library subscribes to a number of streaming video services that may contain helpful resources for your term paper, e.g., 

Citing your sources

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