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Music Research Resources: Finding Music Books & Scores

Music Resources at Copley Library

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Request Books From Other Libraries

If a book is not available at Copley Library you have two options:

This is a combined catalog for USD, SDSU, UCSD, CSU San Marcos and San Diego County Public Libraries. If you find the book you need in the Circuit you can simply make an online request and have the book delivered to USD.

Interlibrary Loan
If the book is not available through the Circuit, use our Interlibrary loan request form.



LC Music Call Numbers

Music books and scores are primarily housed in the Mother Hill Reading Room.  Copley print titles can be requested through the library catalog and will be held for you at the Access Services Desk. You will be notified when print titles are ready for pick-up.

Click each subclass for details.


Musical scores and recordings


Literature about music


Musical instruction and study

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