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Access World News
Dates of Coverage: 
Coverage varies by title.

Current and archived news content including local, state, national and international newspapers, broadcast transcripts, news wires, news blogs, video, etc.

Date added: 
Tue, 2012-01-03 (All day)

African American Song [Alexander Street]

Now part of "American Song." Streaming audio for jazz, blues, gospel, ragtime, folk songs, narratives, sacred music, etc. Up to the 1970s.

Smithsonian Global Sound [Alexander Street]

Streaming audio of the world's musical and aural traditions; with recordings by the Smithsonian Folkways label & archival audio collections of Folkways Records, Cook, Dyer-Bennet, Fast Folk, Monitor, Paredon, etc.

Music Index Online [EBSCO]
Dates of Coverage: 
1973 to present

Indexes 850+ international music periodicals on musicological or organological topics, plus book reviews, record reviews, first performances, and obituaries.

Ivory Tower Romantic: John Duke & the American Art Song
Dates of Coverage: 
Spring 2010

IMSLP / Petrucci Music Library

The free public domain sheet music library.

Jazz Music Library [Alexander Street]

Streaming audio, with access by performer, ensemble, genre, instrument, recording date, song title, etc. - from traditional to contemporary jazz.

Music Online [Alexander Street]

Cross-searchable database of Alexander Street Press products (American Song, Contemporary World Music, Dance in Video, Jazz Music Library, Opera in Video, Smithsonian Global Sound, etc.)

Choral Public Domain Library

Bach's Church Cantatas

Public domain editions of J. S. Bach's church cantatas with full vocal parts and piano accompaniments.

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