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The Beatles

This guide is designed to provide you with resources about the Beatles and their musical styling (e.g., Skiffle, Rock-n-Roll) that will help you to prepare for class exams, papers, and/or projects.

Reference Materials

The following lists of reference materials—dictionaries/encyclopedias, databases, and bibliographies—is not exhaustive. Rather it gives you a point of departure for conducting independent research. Search the UCLA Library or Melvyl catalogs for more reference materials on The Beatles, Rock-n-Roll and Skiffle.

Dictionaries/Encyclopedias

Databases

General

Rock-n-Roll

Bibliographies

Beatles Club, Bay Union Square, 1964

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