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21M.030: Intro to World Music: Home

Welcome to the (Virtual) Lewis Library

 

Although the Lewis Music Library will not be open to the public this term, the staff are working hard to connect you to our resources.  This guide will suggest some starting points.  You will find additional information in the Music Research Guide.​​​​​​​

Quick look up

Need a quick fact or more background reading on a topic?  The links below will take you to sources that cover many different topics related to world music.

MIT Libraries catalog

BartonPlus is the default search option on the Libraries' home page. It's an excellent place to start, particularly if you do not already know a lot about your topic.

To see if MIT owns a particular item, or for a more focused search, use Barton Classic.  Barton Classic is the best way to search for scores and/or recordings in MIT's collection.

 

Getting Library Materials

The MIT Libraries are phasing in access to our print and digital collections.  Visit https://libraries.mit.edu/about/service-updates/ for updated information on the options available to you.

 

Trouble connecting?

If you're having trouble connecting to online text or streaming content:

Music and Media Program Head

More ways to get help

If I'm not available to answer your question, please feel free to consult with one of my colleagues:

 

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