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This is a subject guide for library resources on music.

Sound Recordings

Music Scores

Note: Scores not available in the library can usually be requested via CSU+ or Interlibrary Loan.

To search for scores, use OneSearch and on a results screen limit by Record Type to scores.

CSU Stanislaus Library - scores shelved in the main library:

  • Limit Record Type to Scores
  • In OneSearch results (under Tweak My Results), use filter to limit Location

CSU+ - scores available in 2-4 days

  • Limit Record Type to Scores
  • Make sure you are signed in to your OneSearch account.
  • Under Get It, use the Request item via CSU+ link (or Request via Interlibrary Loan) to retrieve a copy from another library.

Music Locations in OneSearch

Common locations for music books, scores, and CDs:

  • Online Access
    • Many books are available online via the library's ebook collections (mostly from ProQuest and EBSCO).
    • Recordings available via the NAXOS Music Library are also available online (as streaming audio available for playback).
  • CSU Stanislaus Library - Main Collection (Compact Shelving)
    • Items are owned by the University Library (and not by a different CSU)
    • Most books and scores are shelved in the compact shelving and are available for check-out.
  • CSU Stanislaus Library - Music CD Collection
    • Cabinets behind the Library Circulation desk house the library's collection of music CDs, which are filed by ANSCR call number..
  • CSU Stanislaus Library - Reading Room
    • Books and scores recently added to the collection are shelved in the Reading Room by call number.