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Introduction to Musics of the World

MUSC 165: This course is a general introduction to several different music traditions.

Search Tips

 Remember these search tips when using book catalogs or journal article databases.

Quotation marks = search for phrases (two or more words): "music history" or "20th century"

OR = more. Combine synonyms or similar terms to increase the number of results: sacred OR spiritual OR religious

AND =  fewer. Use AND to narrow your results. Combine different concepts to narrow your search: gospel AND music 

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MUSC 165: Introduction to Musics of the World Research Guide by Columbia College Chicago Library is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Getting Started with the Library Website

"Getting Started with the Library Website." Recorded September 2020, 5 minutes.

Starting points

Databases for Researching World Music

Websites for further research