Useful resources

  • Encore21— a union catalogue of performance set holdings in public libraries in Great Britain
  • email list — discussion list hosted by JISCmail
  • Cecilia — collection-level guide to music held in UK & Ireland archives, libraries and museums
  • Concert Programmes Project — database of collections of concert programmes held in European libraries, archives and museums
  • Glossary of acronyms and abbreviations
  • Music availability for disabled persons
  • RILM (Répertoire Internationale de Littérature Musicale) — comprehensive international bibliography of writings on music
  • RISM (Répertoire Internationale des Sources Musicales) — online catalogue of musical sources
  • Working with music in libraries — IAML (UK & Irl)'s guide on what to expect from a career as a music librarian
  • Will serious music become extinct? — Sir Peter Maxwell Davies's 2005 Royal Philharmonic Society Lecture