Use the following databases to find articles on your topic.
Naxos Music Library
- Start with these databases:
Academic Search Complete : indexes journals and magazines from all subject areas.
JSTOR : back issues of important scholarly journals. All full text.
- More databases:
Grove Music Online : Articles cover all aspects of music including composers, instruments, genres, individual works etc.
International Index to Performing Arts: IIPA Full Text : coverage includes film, drama, television, the arts and entertainment industry.
Project MUSE : contains peer-reviewed Humanities and Social Sciences journal articles. All full text.
Canadian Music Periodical Index : articles from Canadian music periodicals, covering late-19th century to present.
- Research Pro:
Do one search to find articles, books and websites. Use this in conjunction with the library catalogue and article databases.
Naxos Music Library is the most comprehensive collection of classical music available online and also includes Jazz, World, Folk and Chinese music. While listening, users can read notes on the works being played as well as biographical information on composers or artists in Naxos's extensive database. Naxos Video Library
Naxos Video Library brings you an extensive streaming video library of classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries.
- Find books at Douglas College Library. WorldCat
- Find books in libraries worldwide.
Online Dictionaries & Encyclopedias Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music Concise Oxford Dictionary of Opera Encyclopedia of Music in Canada Grove Music Online Oxford Companion to Music Oxford English Dictionary
Journal of Singing
Journal of the American Musicological Society
19th Century Music
Words and Music
Addresses areas such as repertoire, rehearsal, performance, church music etc. Audio Archive
features free downloadable live concerts and virtual record labels. New Music USA
- access to scores, streaming audio, and information about music by American composers
The Aria Database Operabase
Detailed information about artists, opera performances, companies and festivals worldwide. OperaGlass
Links to pages containing opera synopses, libretti, performance histories and discographies. Alphabetical and geographical listings of opera companies worldwide. Who's Who in Opera
Neue Mozart-Ausgabe (NMA) Online (Digitized Version)
This site offers free access to the complete works (mainly scores) of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Digital Scores Collection
- Loeb Music Library, Harvard University 8Notes
Classical, jazz and traditional sheet music. Chopin Early Editions
- University of Chicago Libraries
This digital collection contains over 400 first and early printed editions of musical compositions by Frederic Chopin, including different versions of individual works. One can browse by title or genre. Sheet Music from Canada's Past
- Library and Archives Canada
Contains sheet music published in Canada before 1921.
- Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada
Use the advanced search feature to search for full text Canadian theses.