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Music 396: Musical Geographies



Google Books certainly doesn't have everything, but it is a rich source of full-text books published prior to 1923 and also of contemporary books which you can search by keyword for relevant sections.  Great for pre-searching items to request later using Resource Sharing.


Also Check out the Hathi Trust -- a library-run project digitizing books as well:

HathiTrust Digital Library is a national digital preservation repository and highly functional access platform. It provides long-term preservation and access services for public domain and in copyright content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house partner institution initiatives.

Lists of web resources compiled by other Libraries:

Make use of lists of online resources from other music libraries.  One of my favorites includes:

Digital Collections

Freely available digital collections through libraries, museums, and archives:

Gateways to Archival Collections