Music: Scores, Recordings, & Research: Finding Books on Music

Find Books in Sterne Library

Search the UAB Libraries Catalog (OneSearch) to find books by Title, Author (e.g., composer or scholar), Keyword, or Subject. Books that you can check out are shelved on the third floor of Sterne Library. Always note the location and call number for specific books you find in the catalog.

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Music Call Numbers

You will find print books, scores, magazines, and journals in the music discipline at the following Library of Congress call numbers throughout the library.

M Music (scores)

ML Literature of music

MT Musical instruction and study

Electronic Book Collections

Find Books at Other Libraries

To discover books held by other libraries, search the OCLC WorldCat database or Both include holdings of libraries in the United States and around the world.

If books are not available at Sterne Library, use the Interlibrary Loan service to borrow books from other libraries. 

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