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The electronic editions of record for valuable local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers in full-text content -- all in one easy-to-search database with a world map. Each provides unique coverage of local and regional news, including companies, politics, sports, industries, cultural activities, and people in the community, as well as a distinctive focus offering a variety of viewpoints on local and world issues. Paid ads are excluded.

Renaissance

Current Perspectives on the Arts & Humanities.

 

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eBooks

 

Credo Reference

Over 500 highly-regarded titles from over 70 publishers; Credo General Reference covers every major subject.

ebrary

Access to over 25,000 books from publishers such as McGraw Hill, Cambridge University Press and Oxford University Press.

EBSCO eBooks (formerly NetLibrary)

Over 5,000 eBooks are available to GBC students in the EBSCO eBook collection. Search by subject, title or author and research right from home.

 

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Websites

 

Classical Composers' Archives

UNLV site with information about composers. Searchable by name, nation, or time.

Essentials of Music

Provides basic information about classical music. Includes music by eras, information on composers and a glossary.

Glossary of Musical Terms

Definitions for musical terms

Instrument Encyclopedia

Browse by instrument family or geographically. Includes background information, images and sound bits.

Music and History

Provides a timeline of music history.

Music History 102

Music history arranged chronologically. Includes sound bits.

Music Viva: Encyclopedia of Music

"The Musica Viva Encyclopedia has grown over the years from a small collection of randomly collected notes to a rather comprehensive music knowledge resource. It serves both as a knowledge base itself and as a keywords based web directory with lots of links to all kinds of music related sites."

Performing Arts Reading Room: Music Division

"PAE is a guide to performing arts resources at the Library of Congress. See, hear, and explore the Library's unsurpassed collections of scores, sheet music, audio recordings, films, photographs, and other materials."

 

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