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WRT 105 What we talk about when we talk about Music (Cassidy-Heacock): Home

Whether we are professional performers or casual listeners, most of us engage with some kind of music on a daily basis. How do we use language to describe the experience of hearing music? Tyler Cassidy-Heacock

Welcome to the Art/Music Library


Welcome to the Art/Music Library. Please ask us for help! Our librarians and student workers at the desk can help you find resources and information. 

Visit us here!

  • The Art/Music Library is located on the ground floor of Rush Rhees Library. All scores (M call numbers) and music books (ML and MT call numbers) are located on the open shelves within the Art/Music Library, as are current copies of our music magazines and journals.
  • CDs are kept in the back and may be requested from the desk. LPs are stored in the Art stacks. 
  • Recordings may be listened to in the Art/Music library or checked out for a limited time period.
  • Reference books are located in the rear left nook.
  • Finale and Sibelius music-writing programs are available at two of our work stations. Please ask at the desk.

Useful for this course

Additional places to start

  • Articles & Books search: Search for print and electronic books, articles, etc. that the Libraries have access to.
  • Meet with your librarians! Contact info at right.
  • Chat with library staff!
  • Ask in person at the Rush Rhees or Art/Music Library Q&i desk

Frequently Used Music Links

Music Databases

Chat with us!

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Government Information, Economics, Law and Music Librarian

Kathy Wu's picture
Kathy Wu
        Chat is unavailable, feel free to email me.      
I am available for one-on-one consultation, which will be conducted at Rush Rhees Q&i desk.

I am also the librarian for the English for Academic Purposes Program.

Your Other Course Librarian

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Kristen Totleben
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Rush Rhees Library, room 106

Skype Contact:

Writing about Music