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Music: Finding Articles & More

Off-Campus Access to Databases

To access any database in this Research Guide from off campus, you will need your myMCC login.

Music Periodicals/Journals

The MCC Library subscribes to the periodical Rolling Stone, which is located in the Periodicals stacks. The library retains the current year of issues. Periodicals check out for one week.

If you are looking for a specific journal, check our listing of e-journals.

Rolling Stone Magazine Cover

MCC 101

If you are taking MCC 101, you might be interested in the October 2021 issue of Rolling Stone, which has an article about Charlie Watts (the drummer from the Rolling Stones)

Selecting and Using Keywords Video (3:50)

keyword with magnifying glass over research

Joshua Vossler's video "Selecting and Using Keywords"

Keywords and Database Searching

  • Use specific keywords, not questions.
  • Revise your keywords to see how that changes your results.
  • Look for more keywords in the articles you find.

Quick Tips and Shortcuts for Database Searching (video 5:19)

Music Databases

To access databases from off campus, login with your myMCC username and password.