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Your starting point for finding reference works, books, articles, scores, and recordings.

Most Useful Places to Search: Music

Scholarly Articles

If you are looking for peer-reviewed and/or scholarly articles for research, I recommend you start with one of these databases. These are not the only places where you can find music-focused research, but it is a good first step.


Find Books: Search the catalog and watch how-to videos

Search OneSearch, the library catalog

To find books, eBooks, videos and other materials that LMU owns or subscribes to.

How to: Search for Books Video

How to: Find Books in the Library

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Not at LMU? Fill out a book request form in ILLIAD* and have it delivered to LMU.

*Please note it can take up to three weeks for a book requested through ILLiad to arrive at LMU.