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Music 222: Music of the World's Peoples: Books

This guide is a starting point for research.

Start with Primo

Use Primo to find resources on your topic at Collins Library and beyond. Request books held by Summit libraries for delivery to Collins Library in about 5 days. Books can also be requested via Interlibrary loan if needed, for delivery in about 12 days.

Keyword Searches:

  • [country] and music -Ex. Cuba and music
  • [region] and music - Ex. Latin America and music
  • folk music Ex. folk music and Vietnam
  • indigenous peoples and music Ex. Aboriginal Australian music
  • popular music Ex. popular music and Japan
  • ritual music
  • world music

Subject Searches:

  • Indians of North America music
  • drinking songs
  • ethnomusicology
  • folk songs
  • folk dance music
  • vocal music
  • instrumental music
  • Merengue Dance
  • Klezmer music
  • Electronic dance music

Use the location chart to find where the book is located.

In addition to searching Primo, browse these call number ranges on the second floor:

  • ML198-360.6 - Books are shelved by region or country
  • ML3544-3776 - Folk, national, and ethnic music