URSUS - the catalog of Fogler Library, other University of Maine System campuses, Bangor Public Library, and the Maine State Library. Can be used to search for books, scores, recordings, and journal titles.
Further guidance for locating scores is found in the Finding Scores guide.
MaineCat - a statewide catalog, including Bowdoin, Bates, & Colby Colleges
WorldCat - bibliographic records for more than 36 million items held at libraries throughout the world
Grove Music Online (New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians -
Ref ML 100 .N48 ) - A comprehensive music encyclopedia
Music Index - covers music and music education literature, primarily US-based; no full text, has Article Linker
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature - coverage of international scholarly music literature; no full text, has Article Linker
Education Full Text - an education index, includes music education; some full text, has Article Linker
ERIC - an education index, includes music education; some full text, has Article Linker
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses - use to identify dissertations
Web of Science - a compiled citation database, includes journals in the Arts & Humanities
Google Scholar - use for thorough searching; come through the Library for the most full-text access
How to Locate Materials
Request (click for a demo) allows you to order books to be sent to Fogler from other URSUS libraries.
Article Linker (click for a demo) allows you to automatically check URSUS for electronic and/or print subscriptions.
If you cannot locate a book in URSUS or MaineCat, or a journal here in Orono, fill out an Interlibrary Loan form.
Nancy Lewis is the Music Librarian; you can send her an email on FirstClass (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call her at 581-3613 to set up an appointment.