Music: Start

Music resources at Colby and other great web resources for music research.

Bibliographies for Music Research

Not sure where to start? A general music bibliography or a "webliography" will help direct your research.

Let's Begin Our Research


Use the tabs on this guide to find

  • A scholarly encyclopedia article
  • Articles in journals and books using a research database
  • Music scores using our library catalog or another online website
  • CDs or streaming music
  • Books about the composer or the work using our library catalog
  • Thematic catalogs
  • Dissertations using a research database
  • Other primary sources


Johann Sebastian Bach
Elias Gottwald Haussmann, painter
Nationalgalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Artstor Digital Image Library






Your Librarian

Margaret Ericson
Bixler Art and Music Library

(207) 859-5662
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