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Reference books can be used inside the library.
For materials on specific music genres (country, blues, and more), search the library catalog for the subject "music encyclopedias."
Use the MCC Library Catalog to find out what the Library has on your topic. Enter your search below to get started!
Search terms to try
Try some of the suggested search terms below:
- Folk music, rock music, Blues (music), etc.
- Composition (music)
- Instrumental music
- Arrangement (music)
- Instrumentation and orchestration
- Vocal music
- Beethoven, Mozart, Duke Ellington, Jimi Hendrix, etc.
To access Reference eBooks from off campus, login with your myMCC username and password. Reference eBooks are always available.
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