Scheduling Notice:

The Library will be closed on Friday, April 19 and on Sunday, April 21 for Easter holiday. Lawson McGhee Library will be closed on Monday, April 22 for construction. 

Arts & music

Music, spoken word, and natural and human-made sounds for streaming; jazz, classical, American song, world music, sound effects can be sent to your mobile device for 48 hours.

Contains reference books covering various aspects of art and architecture including design, landscape and garden, and photography. Titles include Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art, The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture, The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts, The Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques in Art plus several more. This is a subcollection of Oxford Reference.

Profiling milestones and movements in the arts, literature, music, and religion from a specific period, each volume in this five-volume set helps readers understand the various disciplines of the humanities in relation to each other, as well as to history and culture. Part of Gale Virtual Reference Library.

Listen to selections of historical recordings from the Library of Congress.

A collection of resources about music, including an instrument guide, biographies of composers, and fun games and activities.

Educational games all about music from PBSKids.