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Friday, April 18, 2008

Grove Music Online now Oxford Music Online

Grove Music Online - new look, better searching and, now, part of a new music gateway, Oxford Music Online. Grove Music Online is now the major source of a new online music gateway: Oxford Music Online. Oxford Music Online will be the access point for Grove Music as well as new and forthcoming Oxford music titles. Currently The Oxford Dictionary of Music and The Oxford Companion to Music can be searched simultaneously with Grove Music or as individual titles. And , the contents of New Grove Dictionary of Opera and The Grove Dictionary of Jazz are also available as links from search results.

The new search interface is user-friendly, with better biography searching, topical subcategories to refine searching, and contents for the longer articles for easier navigation. Also included are “Learning Resources” with music time lines, manuscript sources, topical essays and more. Try it and see if you like the look and feel. Give us your comments!

Access via the Library homepage > Databases by Title. Or, access via the Research Guide to Music.

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