Classical Scores Library: Vol I - IV
Encompasses all major classical musical genres and time periods from medieval to contemporary. Contains full, study, piano, and vocal scores, and will provide valuable source material for teachers and students of music history, performance, appreciation, and theory.
International Music Score Library Project -- A community-built library of public domain sheet music. Extensive collection of original scores scanned to PDF.
Choral Public Domain Library -- A repository of music in the public domain.
Early Music Online -- Many of the British Library's rare or unique 16th-century music editions are available here; includes more than 300 anthologies of printed music from the 16th century.
Eastman School fof Music -- Online Musical Scores
Harvard Loeb -- Digital Scores and Libretti
New York Philharmonic -- Digital Archives
Contemporary World Music
Delivers the sounds of all regions from every continent. Contains important genres such as reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, and other genres such as traditional music - Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, gagaku, and more.
NAXOS Music Library -- A collection of classical music available online. It includes the complete Naxos and Marco Polo catalogues of over 262,000 tracks, including Classical music, Jazz, World, Folk and Chinese music. While listening, you can read notes on the works being played as well as biographical information on composers or artists in Naxos's extensive database.
Cultural Equity -- Digital Archive of the recordings made by ethnomusicologist Alan Lomax.
http://www.loc.gov/jukebox/ -- National Jukebox -- Library of Congress
Robert Marcellus Master Class Audio Archives -- Recordings of master classes by American clarinetist and teacher Robert Marcellus, courtesy of Northwestern University.
Smithosonian Folkways -- Smithsonian Folkways Recordings is the nonprofit record label of the Smithsonian Institution, the national museum of the United States. We are dedicated to supporting cultural diversity and increased understanding among peoples through the documentation, preservation, and dissemination of sound.
The Kanopy collection offers a broad selection of feature films, documentaries, foreign language, and training videos. Removed 12-17-18
NAXOS Video Library -- An extensive streaming video library of classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries. (8 concurrent users at one time.)
VAST: Academic Video Online
A multidisciplinary collection of videos that touches on the curriculum needs of virtually every department. Look for specialized collections (Theatre in Video, Opera in Video) under Advanced Search.
JSTOR -- A source of full-text academic journals, this database includes 86 music journals as well as journals from a variety of other disciplines.
Project MUSE -- Includes full text of 14 music journals, limited in scope but includes the journals American Music, Computer Music Journal.
You can check the availability of article full text if you use our link to Google Scholar, which will ask you to log in with your OU NetID. How to export to RefWorks -
Arts and Humanities Citation Index -- Includes articles about topics in the arts and humanities (music, dance, theatre studies, etc.). Provides information on who has cited a researcher's work which can be helpful when doing historical music research.
Refworks allows you to create a personal database of references and automatically generate formatted bibliographies for your projects.