The music library supports the UA School of Music and the Department of Theatre and Dance, with a material focus on Western classical music, and additional coverage of musical theatre, jazz, rock, other vernacular genres, as well as non-Western music. The collection contains over 50,000 scores and books, 350 periodical titles, and 20,000 audio and video recordings, with availability in formats such as CDs, LPs, video cassettes, and DVDs.

Need to place an item on reserve? Music Library Reserves – forms & info

Music Library Resources

If you’re looking for the Music Library’s previous front page links, you’ll find them all now in a Music Library Resource Guide, along with many other useful library-curated subject and course guides.

Video Music Database

The Music Library is the only place where you can check out DVDs or VHS tapes here on campus. Use the Video Search to look for items by keyword, genre, or language.

Music Library Policies

With such a unique collection of items, the Music Library uses a different set of policies for checkout periods, item limits, and fines.

New Books, Scores & Recordings

Be sure to browse our growing list of new books, scores, and recordings at the Music Library. List is updated weekly and in alphabetical order. Contact Cynthia Miller or Rose Loucks for more information.