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Jessie Ball duPont Library

Music 101: Music of Western Civilization

A guide to basic information resources about music of Western Civilization, Music 101.

Where are the music books?

The books about music, as well as scores, recorded music on CDs, etc., are on the second floor of the library.

Call Numbers for Music start with M.



When to Use What

Use TigerSearch to:

  • Use TigerSearch to identify and locate books, video, audio and other material in our library.
  • Figure out your search terms. For example, Folk Music and Appalachia. 
  • When you find your book, look around at the books around it. You may end up finding other great resources.

Use WorldCat to:

  • Identify materials held by other libraries around the world.
  • If Sewanee doesn't own it, then you can request it through interlibrary loan. See the box below. 

Use Google Books to:

  • Search the full-text of some books. 
  • Find other sources that will be useful to your search.

Need a book we don't have?