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Music Index Online from EBSCOhost

The Music Index is a comprehensive guide to music periodicals and literature featuring digitized content from 1970 to present. This database contains cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts of articles about music, musicians, and the music industry for more than 475 periodicals, as well as book reviews, obituaries, news, and selective coverage for more than 230 periodicals. The comprehensive coverage of the music field and every aspect of the classical and popular worlds of music makes Music Index an invaluable resource for both novice and scholar.

Music Index cites:

  • Book Reviews
  • Obituaries
  • News Periodicals
  • News and articles about music, musicians, and the music industry

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1973-present with selective coverage from 1962-1972. See print index for earlier coverage.


September 13, 2010


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