The Music Collection supports academic coursework in music, as well as general interest. Books are classed as ML or MT in the Library of
Congress system, and are shelved in the Southwest section of the Lower Level of
Bracken Library. In addition, the Collection subscribes to most major
research journals in the areas of music history, music theory and several
searchable online databases.
When searching OneSearch for books, specify
“books” as the content type in Advanced Search.
Reference books are
located against the wall to the right of the counter. Online Reference and scholarly journals are
linked at the Libraries’ Databases Page.
MultiLink connects you
to full-text articles, OneSearch searches, or Interlibrary loan request forms
depending on the item’s availability.
Ball State’s Music
Librarian, Amy Edmonds, offers one-on-one research
consultations by appointment.
For assistance, contact Amy Edmonds, at 765-285-5065 or
Music Collection staff at 765-285-8188.