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Finding Journal Articles about topics in Music
Academic Search Elite
Multi-disciplinary database covering virtually every area of academic study. Contains 1,850 scholarly journals, including nearly 1,300 peer-reviewed titles.
Provides access to older journals in all different types of fields.
Getting Assistance in finding information
There are several options if you need help in finding information about Music:
- You can call the JSCC Library at 731-425-2609.
- You can use the "Chat" tab on the JSCC Library home page.
- You can come by the JSCC Library and ask a librarian for assistance.
Finding Books in the JSCC Library
JSCC Online Catalog
You will be able to locate printed and electronic books, as well as DVDs by using the online catalog. To check out a book from the JSCC Library, you will need your JSCC photo ID card.
You can read electronic books right on your computer. When you access electronic books from off-campus, you will be prompted for your Netlogon.
How the Hawaiian Steel Guitar Changed the Sound of Modern Music
"Using rich musical and historical sources, including interviews with musicians and their descendants, an historian and steel guitarist provides the complete story of how the Hawaiian steel guitar transformed not only American music but the sounds of modern music throughout the world."
Web Sites Dealing with Music
Classical Music Library
The Classical Music Library provides audio files of works by famous classical composers. There are over 50,000 recordings, 1800 composers, and 5000 artists.
Over 17,000 movies that can be streamed. Many movies about music and musicians.