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Database Trials

The Library regularly runs trials of new online resources that we are considering purchasing.
It greatly helps our decision making to get feedback from academic staff, researchers and students about the resource; we would appreciate your feedback if you are looking at any resources being trialled.

 

Music Online: Classical Music Library
Trial ends June 30th

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Classical Music Library (CML) is the first and largest online database of classical music recordings. CML features performers from more than 32 major and independent labels, including BMG and EMI Classics. With 35,000+ tracks CML provides your library with high quality and diverse musical selections. Users can listen and learn at any time from any computer, while simultaneously searching and browsing a reference database. Features include an expanded reference section for libraries that subscribe to online databases (Grove Online and W. H. Wilson) that allow educators to create course-specific playlists.

 

Music Online: Classical Music Reference Library
Trial ends June 30th

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Classical Music Reference Library brings together a variety of essential reference materials, spanning the entire history of Western classical music, in a unified online database. Included are the authoritative reference titles Baker's Dictionary of Music, Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, and Baker's Student Encyclopedia of Music, which are available for the first time in electronic form.

 

Music Online: Classical Scores Library Package
Trial ends June 30th

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Music Online: Classical Scores Library is a series of four volumes with a mission to provide a reliable and authoritative source for scores of the classical canon, as well as a resource for the discovery of lesser-known contemporary works. The collections encompass all major classical musical genres and time periods from the Middle Ages to the 21st century. With full, study, piano, and vocal scores, this comprehensive collection will enhance the study of music history, performance, composition and theory for a variety of scholars.

 

Music Online: Music Periodicals of the 19th Century 
Trial ends June 30th

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 Music Online: Music Periodicals of the 19th Century is a collection of full-text periodicals depicting American musical life from 1838 to the early 1900s through local and international news, reviews, editorials, sheet music, and advertisements. Over 200,000 pages of material will be available for research on the Alexander Street multimedia platform 

 

Kennedy, Ronán

E-Resources Librarian
Email: ronan.kennedy@nuigalway.ie
Tel: +353 91495067