Tutt Library Research Guides
You'll need to request most books (Art books are an exception!) normally housed in Tutt from an offsite storage building. Here's How to get books during the renovation.
Questions? We're happy to help.
Just looking for a sound recording or video (DVD, etc)?
Use an AUTHOR search to find sound/video recordings of composers and performers.
The Music Library provides a large collection of audio/video world music performances in many formats: CDs, LPs, DVDs, cassettes, and VHS videos. Often, it's easier to browse our collections. These are organized by geographical regions for your browsing convenience. Ask a staff member to show you where to look.
See the Getting Started tab for some specific search hints.
NEW RESOURCE FOR STREAMED VIDEO!
The Music Library provides streamed audio, available 24/7 in two ways:
When searching TIGER, Prospector, and WorldCat, try to
Think Broadly. Remember to think broadly when searching for books - that is, to realize that your specific topic will probably be treated in books that cover a broader subject.
Once you find some media relevant to your topic, use the subject headings to help you find more recordings.
Generally speaking, a Keyword Search will yield more results:
Search Examples (limited to Audio/Video drop down box):
You have access to recordings from three sources -- TIGER, Prospector, and WorldCat: