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Find Scholarly Articles About Music
These sources may list articles that are not listed in BartonPlus. Some provide you with the complete text of the article, while others will give you just a short description and a link to our full-text finder, a tool that will search for the complete article in a different source.
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
A comprehensive bibliography of writings on music serving the global music research community.
Music Index Online
Coverage is slightly different from RILM. May be less scholarly than RILM, depending on your topic.
JSTOR music journals
JSTOR provides access to scholarly journals from a variety of disciplines over many decades; this link will allow you to search just the music journals. Note that issues from past 5 years may not be included.
A collection of major scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences.
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