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Music quick guide: Jazz: Home

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About this guide

This is the jazz quick guide. The main music research guide covers general topics. Related guides (listed in box at bottom right) cover other aspects of music.

Locate music books, recordings, scores, articles, & e-resources

Browse the shelves for jazz books: ML3506; ML3561.J3
Biographies of jazz composers: ML410
Biographies of jazz performers: ML421-ML422

Find music journal articles (MIT access)

Dictionaries and encyclopedias (MIT access)

Many print-only encyclopedias and bibliographies are available in the library; see especially Ref ML102.J3 and Ref ML128.J3.

Streaming audio and video

Writing tips

Writing guides for music: see the Ref ML3797 section in the library

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