Reference: Learning About Music on the Web (New Annotated Webliography)
Here’s a new compilation of open web resources prepared by Alexandra Janvey, a librarian at Long Island University (Post Campus) published in the July/August issue of C&RL News.
This article provides a brief overview of these abundant online resources and a basis to begin researching from a wide variety of topics in music. These sites were thoughtfully selected for various reasons, including their reliability, ease of navigation, and quality of content. All the sites on this list are also freely accessibly to everyone.
Resources are organized into the following categories:
- Music theory
- Search Engines
- Scores and Sheet Music
- Sound Recordings
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com.