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Music Article Databases
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Music Periodicals Database
Covers the full spectrum of subjects and all aspects of music, including music education, performance, ethnomusicology, musical theatre, theory, popular music forms and composition. Formerly known as "International Index to Music Periodicals Full Text"
A comprehensive guide to music periodicals and literature featuring digitized content from 1970 to present.
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
A comprehensive music bibliography featuring citations, abstracts, and subject indexing.
RIPM (Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals)
An international, highly annotated database with detailed content analysis of writings on musical history and culture between 1800 and 1950--from Beethoven to Bartok, from Berlioz to Berg, and from Schubert to Shostakovich--all provided by internationally-recognized scholars and editors.