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This guide provides resources for information pertaining to music and the music industry.



The below resources can assist with researching statistics.


NOTE: Remote access to the following databases is restricted to City Colleges students, faculty and staff.  To access off campus, log-in with your MyCCC username and password.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Database of multidisciplinary encyclopedias, almanacs and specialized reference sources. Use this database to search for information about a musician (by name) or a music genre (i.e: jazz, blues, classical, etc.)

Grove Music Online

Offers more than 8,000 articles on composers, performers, conductors, instruments and notation, forms, and genres, and individual works.