Music Therapy Resources (UNC Hospitals): Books

Music Therapy Books

Search the UNC-CH Libraries catalog for books published in the last 10 years with:

To borrow print books, come visit us at HSL! If the book is elsewhere on campus, use the catalog Request link to have it sent to HSL.

Browsing the shelves?

Most libraries organize their materials based on Library of Congress Classifications, which are determined by subject matter. If you're browsing the shelves for topics relating to music therapy and other allied health issues, you may want to start in one of these sections:

  • Music Therapy: ML 3920
  • Therapeutics, Psychotherapy: RC475-489
  • Child Psychiatry: RJ499-507
  • Occupational/Physical Therapy: RM695-893
  • Rehabilitation Therapy: RM930-931

You can browse the Library of Congress Classification Outline to see how books are organized by subject. Here's a quick link to the Class M - Music section

Electronic Books for Music Therapy

Below is a small sampling of the electronic books related to recreational therapy that are available through campus libraries:

Find Print Books

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HSL books published after 1990 are on the 3rd floor. Those published pre-1990 are in the basement. Note: Due to construction in the library, please ask about the current location of books at the ground floor information desk.

You can request that books located at other campus libraries be sent to HSL at no charge.

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Print Books for Music Therapy

Below is a small sampling of the music therapy print books available at one or more UNC libraries. Additional books may be found in the Music Library, Davis, Undergraduate Library, or Health Sciences Library. 

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