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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 in the Music Building. 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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Afternoon of a Faun - Harvey Lee Snyder; Claude Debussy (Composed by)
Call Number: ML 410.D4 S69 2015
ISBN: 1574674498
Publication Date: 2015-09-01

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Bach's Numbers - Ruth Tatlow
Call Number: ML 410.B3 T298 2015
ISBN: 1107088607
Publication Date: 2015-08-06

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Indigenous Pop - Jeff Berglund (Editor); Jan Johnson (Editor); Kimberli Lee (Editor)
Call Number: ML 3557.I63 2016
ISBN: 0816509441
Publication Date: 2016-03-10

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Jazz Diasporas - Rashida Braggs
Call Number: ML 3509.F78 P36 2016
ISBN: 0520279352
Publication Date: 2016-01-26

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Sonatas, Screams, and Silence - Alexis Luko
Call Number: ML 2075.L85
ISBN: 0415840317
Publication Date: 2015-06-23

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The Bauhinia Tree - Kankawa Nagarra Olive Knight
Call Number: ML 3770.K55 2015
ISBN: 1742585094
Publication Date: 2015-12-01

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The Cambridge Companion to Jewish Music - Joshua S. Walden (Editor)
Call Number: ML 3776.C36 2015
ISBN: 1107623758
Publication Date: 2015-11-19

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The Revolution Will Not Be Televised - Joe Trippi
Call Number: ML 2501.M36 2015
ISBN: 006156107X
Publication Date: 2008-09-30

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The Song Machine - John Seabrook
Call Number: ML 3790.S382 2015
ISBN: 0393241920
Publication Date: 2015-10-05

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The Szymanowski Companion - Paul Cadrin; Stephen Downes
Call Number: ML 410.S99 S96 2015
ISBN: 0754661512
Publication Date: 2015-09-01

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The Thought of Music - Lawrence Kramer
Call Number: ML 3800.K73 2016
ISBN: 0520288807
Publication Date: 2016-01-12

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Tracing Tangueros - Kacey Link; Kristin Wendland
Call Number: ML 3465,L56 2016
ISBN: 0199348235
Publication Date: 2016-03-03


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Music Library Hours

Spring 2016: March 28 - June 19, 2016

Regular Hours (Monday,  Mar. 28 - Friday, Jun. 10):

Mon-Wed: 9 am - 10 pm

Thurs-Fri: 9 am - 6 pm

Sat: Closed

Sun: 2 pm - 10 pm


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