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The Chicago Manual of Style Online - University of Chicago Staff (Editor)
ISBN: 0226104206
Publication Date: 2010-08-01
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The Library Guide for Music

Welcome to the UCSB Music Library, located on the second floor of the Arts Library.  This guide is intended to help you find materials for the study of music and provide information about the library. To get started, try the Quick Links on the lower left or click on the tabs above. If you are off campus, don't forget to log in to use items available to UCSB faculty and students only. For interdisciplinary approaches to the study of music, you may find it helpful to check other UCSB library guides for materials relevant to your research. 


New Books in the UCSB Music Library

Check the New Book Shelf in the music library to see these and other recently added titles.  You may check out books and scores from the New Book Shelf.

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Hip Hop and Social Change in Africa: Ni Wakati - Msia Kibona Clark (Editor)
Call Number: ML 3918.R37 H56 2014
ISBN: 0739193295
Publication Date: 2014-10-30

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Listen to This: Miles Davis and "Bitches Brew" - Victor Svorinich
Call Number: ML 419.D39 S86 2015
ISBN: 1628461942
Publication Date: 2015-02-05

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Mendelssohn, the Organ, and the Music of the Past: Constructing Historical Legacies - Jürgen Thym (Editor)
Call Number: ML 410.M4 M637 2014
ISBN: 1580464742
Publication Date: 2014-12-10

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Music, Politics, and Nationalism in Latin America: Chile During the Cold War Era - Jedrek Mularski
Call Number: ML 3917.C5 M85 2014
ISBN: 1604978880
Publication Date: 2014-12-01

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Rethinking Difference in Music Scholarship - Olivia Bloechl; Melanie Lowe; Jeffrey Kallberg (Editors)
Call Number: ML 3916.R49 2015
ISBN: 1107026679
Publication Date: 2015-01-08

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Schoenberg's Twelve-Tone Music: Symmetry and the Musical Idea - Jack Boss
Call Number: ML 410.S24 B67 2014
ISBN: 1107046866
Publication Date: 2014-10-02

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Schubert's Winter Journey: Anatomy of an Obsession - Ian Bostridge
Call Number: ML 410.S3 B657 2015
ISBN: 030796163X
Publication Date: 2015-01-27

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Sounds French: Globalization, Cultural Communities, and Pop Music, 1958-1980 - Jonathyne Briggs
Call Number: ML 3489/B73 2015
ISBN: 0199377065
Publication Date: 2015-03-02

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Sounds of the New Deal: The Federal Music Project in the West - Peter Gough; Peggy Seeger (Foreword by)
Call Number: ML 62.G62 2015
ISBN: 0252039041
Publication Date: 2015-02-16

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Unsayable Music: Six Reflections on Musical Semiotics, Electroacoustic and Digital Music - Paulo C. Chagas
Call Number: ML 3800.C43 2014
ISBN: 9058679942
Publication Date: 2014-10-21


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