Music History I: Middles Ages to 1775

Course #: MU270

Fall 2021

Term paper

minimum of ten scholarly sources on it, including at least one journal article, one Grove article, and one musical score.

Research tips

Grove Music Online

  • Access is incorporated through Oxford Music Online
  • Remember to consult the "Bibliography" at the end of the article

Cambridge Histories

Books

  • Search Omni to identify books at Laurier and other Omni libraries
    • Use facets at left of results to focus your search
    • Search through our ebook collections - these let you search across the full text

Scholarly Articles

Beyond the articles you might find using Omni, the following databases provide more direct access to scholarly articles.

For more detailed searching, and/or for more obscure topics, try searching across the full text through these databases:

  • JSTOR
    • full text collection of ejournals, searchable across all the full text; you can also limit to music journals
  • Periodicals Archive Online
    • another full text collection of ejournals, searchable across all the full text; you can also limit to music journals

Think outside the box, you may find journal literature in other databases. E.g,

Theses

Scores

  • Go to Scores to find scores in print and online.

Audio

Video

The Library subscribes to a number of streaming video services that may contain helpful resources for your term paper, e.g.,

Citing your sources

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