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This guide provides general information about library and other sources for courework and research in music.


Allegory of Music. A woman in a red garment plays a long-necked lute.  A songbird sits on the back of her chair

Laurent de La Hye. Allegory of Music. ca 1659.  Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York


Here you will find guides to research materials in both electronic and paper formats that will be useful for your research projects.

You also have several ways to contact a librarian for help!  Please talk to us before you get frustrated.


Carney Library Reference Librarians
Email us any time!

Claire T. Carney Library
Learning Commons (1st Floor)
(Map to the Reference Desk)

Phone: 508-999-8678
Online Reference Chat


This guide was created by librarian emerita Linda Zieper.