What is in this guide?
Welcome to the UNC Music Library! We hope you'll take advantage of this world-class collection for your course work, as study space and for your own musical pleasure. We have over 60,000 sound recordings you can check out as well as streaming audio of thousands more titles. UNC also holds over 170,000 books and scores of all types of music.
This guide will help you find, use, and cite resources held by the UNC Music Library for MUSC234 World Musics in Theory and Practice. You can go to the Music Library's home page to find additional resources.
Music Library Hours
Link to the list of books and films on Reserve for MUSC234 in the Music Library.
You can check out 2 items at a time for 2 hours.
Reserve books can be checked out overnight -- check them out within the last hour we are open and they'll be due within the first hour we are next open. This is particularly helpful on Friday afternoons -- items are due before 2pm on Sunday!
Search the online catalog
To find books about music or sound recordings, start by searching our catalog!
- Use KEYWORD search.
- Search the catalog on the Music Library homepage for Auto-Suggest feature.
- Refine your search with limiters on the left side of the screen
Ex. KEYWORD: Arabic music
|Ex. KEYWORD: Music migration
Pay attention to the item's location; there are several collections on campus that have music materials.
When you find a book or recording you are interested in, click on its Subject tab to find similar items. If the item you want is checked out or we don't own it, you can request it through Interlibrary Loan.
Music Public Services Librarian