Tutt Library Research Guides
Books about music education have call numbers starting with the letters MT (think "Music Teaching"); books about general education with the letter L (think Learning). See the complete outline of call numbers for music education and general education from the Library of Congress.
Music Education, MT1-960
MT1 General works
MT90-146 Analysis and appreciation of musical works
MT155 Music theory for children
MT170-810 Instrumental techniques
General Education, L
L7-991 Education (General)
LA5-2396 History of education
LB5-3640 Theory and practice
LC8-6691 Special aspects
Music education books may be located at either Tutt Library or Seay Music Library (Packard Hall). Please note the location of the book in Tiger.
Use the CC library catalog to find books, DVDs, and other things in our local collection, as well as links to online resources such as ebooks and streaming video.
If you are used to the old "Tiger" catalog, that was replaced with our new catalog in the summer of 2019. It should work similarly to Tiger, but better! Please ask at the Research Desk or Circulation Desk if you need help.
When the materials you want are not available in TIGER or Prospector, you can search in WorldCat and request them through Interlibrary Loan.
When searching TIGER, Prospector, and WorldCat, try to
- Use broad keywords from your class reading to begin your search.
- Refine your searches by adding keywords.
- Click on the subject headings of interesting books to find similar materials.
- Try the Library of Congress Authorities and Vocabularies thesaurus to find variations of keywords and subject headings.