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Music

A guide to the Music resources available in the Killam Library.

Classification of Scores and Sound Recordings in the Killam Library Music Collection

Dalhousie Libraries classifies scores and sound recordings using a slightly modified version of the Library of Congress Classification. Students and faculty can use this guide to browse scores and sound recordings. Books are classified according to the standard Library of Congress Classification and can be browsed according to the official classification outline for music (see ML and MT “sub-classes”).

Finding scores in the Killam Memorial Library

  1. Try a keyword search in Novanet, such as: brahms music.
  2. Use the Resource Type filter to narrow your search results to scores.
  3. Click on an item to see more information.
  4. To find score in the Killam Memorial Library, take note of the Location, Status, and Call Number.
  5. Click on the white X on the left side to return to search results.