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This is a research guide to support undergraduate Music research

Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library at Columbia

About the Music and Arts Library

While Barnard does have books about music and many videos of musicals/operas, our friends across the street at Columbia's Music & Arts Library (7th floor of Dodge) have a massive collection of books, sheet music/scores, and sound recordings on CD, in addition to a digital music lab. Books and sheet music are lent out for a semester at a time, while recordings are available to be checked out for 4 weeks at a time.

Photo of Music Library, showing circ desk with two people

Photo of Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, courtesy Columbia Libraries

General Reference Sources

Some of these online encyclopedias and reference sources may be good starting-points for research!