Recommended starting places
International Index to Music Periodicals (IIMP)
Indexes 375 international music periodicals and also includes feature music articles and obituaries appearing in The New York Times and The Washington Post.
Music Online: Listening (Alexander Street Press)
(reference resource, digital collection)
Provides streamed access to nearly 1 million tracks of recorded music in all genres.
Oxford Music Online
Includes the full text of New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, New Grove Dictionary of Opera, New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, Oxford Companion to Music, and Oxford Dictionary of Music.
RILM Music Abstracts (EBSCOhost)
1967-present. Contains citations from over 500 scholarly journals and other publications including books, conference proceedings, and dissertations, in over 200 languages.
RIPM - Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals (EBSCOhost)
International coverage of the music periodical literature published from the late 18th- to mid-20th- centuries in Europe and the United States.
See the Skinner Music Library web site
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