Reference Entry

Libraries and collections

Mary Wallace Davidson, D.W. Krummel and James P. Cassaro

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online - The Grove Dictionary of American Music, 2nd edition, issue Published in print January 2013 |
Published online October 2013 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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This article surveys repositories of music and music literature in the United States. For a fuller discussion of other kinds of repositories, see Instruments, collections of; Archives and manuscripts; and Archives, sound recording and moving image. For a discussion of the methodology of using such musical resources and the research tools available for that purpose, see Bibliographies. And for a discussion on the arrangement and classification of materials, see Classification and

Keywords: History and funding; Current issues and developing trends; List

Reference Entry.  45412 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Music

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