This is an excellent, scholarly alternative to Wikipedia. It allows you to search back-of-the-book indexes and article titles in thousands of reference books owned by Camden-Carroll Library. If it is an e-book you can access it. If it is a print book you can find its call number and then the volume and page numbers for your topic.
Is a unified search interface for several authoritative music reference works.
composer biographies, performer biographies, styles, terms, genres, geographic areas, instruments, acoustics, notation, ancient music, church music, popular music, opera, and jazz
Dates of Coverage:
the most recent editions that are available online
three times annually
Includes: Encyclopedia of Popular Music Grove Music Online The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, second edition The New Grove Dictionary of Opera The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, second edition The Oxford Companion to Music The Oxford Dictionary of Music