Catalog & Resources
Our physical facility is closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Pickup services are available for Allen Music Library items.
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Other Reference Resources
- Garland Encyclopedia of World Music
- Oxford Bibliographies
- Oxford Handbooks Online
- Classical Music Reference Library
- IPA Source
- Orchestral Music Online
- Index to Printed Music
- RISM Online
- ProQuest Dissertations
- FSU Research Repository
- Hathi Trust
- Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology
- Hit Songs Deconstructed
Search Classical Scores Library, containing over 50,000 complete, printable scores from the middle ages to the present, including many 20th and 21st century works still under copyright and not readily available elsewhere online.
- A-R Editions Online Music Anthology: An extensive collection of music and articles designed expressly for music history and theory courses.
- RISM: Catalog of manuscripts in hundreds of libraries, some digitized
- Digital Manuscript Collections: Digital collections from various libraries
- Sheet Music Consortium: Search sheet music from dozens of collections
- Music in the FSU Digital Library: Digitized items from our Special Collections
News & Announcements
Valuable and unique autograph manuscripts, first edition copies of major treatises, high-quality reproductions of major works, piano rolls, Braille music, and items from as early as 1562.
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