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About this guide
This is the pop and rock music 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 books about pop and rock music of the U.S.: ML3470-ML3479, ML3561.P6, ML3561.R6
Rap and hip-hop: ML3531; ML3918
Biographies of performers: ML419-ML421
Find music journal articles
These sources may list articles not listed in BartonPlus:
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias (MIT access)
Many print-only dictionaries and encyclopedias are available in the library; see Ref ML102.P66.
Finding songs in collections
Songs in collections may not be listed in Barton; use print-only bibliographies and indexes to locate these songs. See Ref ML128.S3 and Ref ML120.U5.S5
Collections of songs by more than one composer can be found under call numbers M1495-M1998.
Music charts, lists of hits, lyrics
Music and Media Program Head
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