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Cambridge University Press eBooks (via Cambridge Core)       
Grove Music Online       
IIMP Full Text- International Index to Music Periodicals Full Text       
Music Index (EBSCO)       
Oxford Music Online       
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature (EBSCO)       
RIPM: Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals with Full Text (EBSCO)       

Other Resources

ABC CLIO EBooks       
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)       
African American Song (see American Song)(Alexander Street Press)       
American Song (Alexander Street Press)        
Arts and Humanities Citation Index (Clarivate)       
British Periodicals (ProQuest)       
Cambridge Companions (Cambridge University Press)       
Canadian Music Periodicals Index       
Classical Music Library (Alexander Street Press)       
Classical Scores Library (Alexander Street Press)       
Columbia University Press eBook Collection (De Gruyter)       
Contemporary World Music       
Directory of Music Faculties in Colleges & Universities US and Canada        
DRAM Database of Recorded American Music       
e-Duke Journals Scholarly Collection       
Encyclopedia of Popular Music (EPM)       
Index to Printed Music: Collections and Series (EBSCO)       
International Index to the Performing Arts (PQ)       
Jazz Music Library       
Music & Performing Arts (Alexander Street Press)       
Music Online: American Music (Alexander Street Press)       
Music Online: Classical Scores Library (Alexander Street Press)       
Music Online: Listening Package (Alexander Street Press)       
Naxos Music Library       
Open Music Library        
Oxford Art Online       
Oxford Handbooks Online (Oxford)       
Oxford History of Western Music       
Periodicals Index Online (PQ)       
Princeton University Press Ebook Collection (De Gruyter)       
Project Muse       
RILM Retrospective Abstracts of Music Literature (EBSCOhost)       
RISM: International Inventory of Musical Sources after 1600 (EBSCO)       
Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism (T&F)       
Smithsonian Global Sound (Alexander Street Press)       
Stanford University Press Ebooks (De Gruyter)       
Taylor & Francis eBooks        
Very Short Introductions (Oxford)       
Victorian Popular Culture (Adam Matthew Digital)