Music Research Resources Online

Quick links and short descriptions of all internet resources for music available at UCLA.

Contents of the Guide

This guide provides links to internet resources specifically for music research at UCLA.

"Licensed for UCLA" resources are available to UCLA students, faculty, and staff on campus, or off campus via the VPN or Proxy server (see the box on the left).

These resources may be accessed by anyone regardless of their affiliation to UCLA while in a campus library or logged in to the campus network via Eduroam.

"Freely Available" resources are free to anyone, anywhere.

You may suggest additions to this guide by contacting the guide authors, on the right.

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UCLA students, faculty, and staff can access Library subscription databases from off-campus using either of the following options.

Quick Links

Music Research Resources Online

Hathaway Manuscript

This research guide introduces you to all of the music related digital resources available in the UCLA Library. These lists are not (in all cases) exhaustive; rather each page should be viewed as a means to jump-starting independent research for class projects and papers. We hope that you find this guide useful. Please let us know if you have questions or suggestions for this guide.

A note on the rotating images: These images are from the UCLA Library Digital Collections. Click on an image to discover more manuscripts, photographs, and sheet music that are available online as part of our digital collections.

Music Collections Librarian

David Gilbert
UCLA Music Library

Contact me at the Reference Desk: 825-4882.
Subjects:Music & Dance

Music Inquiry & Research Librarian

Joy Doan
UCLA Music Library

1102 Schoenberg Hall

Los Angeles, CA 90095-9006

Phone: 310.825.4882
Website / Blog Page
Subjects:Music & Dance

Get In-Person Research Help

Still need help locating materials and/or developing your research methodologies?

In-person research assistance is avialable in the Music Library. 

Summer Session Research Help Hours

By appointment only; please email me.