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Citing and Formatting
Chicago-style Citation Quick Guide, Chicago Manual of Style
Chicago Manual of Style examples of bibliographic citations in music, from Towson University
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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.
This guide will help you find, use, and cite resources held by the UNC Music Library for MUSC141, Survey of Western Music.
See the Music Library's homepage for additional research tools for music.
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: George Gershwin
|Ex. KEYWORD: Musical exoticism
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.
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