Looking for a definition of that musical term? A translation of a foreign term? The plot of an opera? Or would you like to know more about a particular character in that opera or musical? Oxford Reference Online may have just what you are looking for. In addition to several bilingual dictionaries and general reference sources, Oxford Reference Online contains many great resources for music under the heading of "Performing Arts." Some of the resources include The Oxford Companion to the American Musical, The International Encyclopedia Dance, The Oxford Companion to Music, A Dictionary of Opera Characters, and The Grove Book of Operas. These are just some of the resources you will find in Oxford Reference Online. As with all of our electronic resources, it is available 24/7 to all UNLV affiliated faculty and students. Call us at 702-895-2541 or email us at Music.Library@UNLV.edu if you have any questions about our resources.
Music Library @ UNLV
The Music Library will be closed on Monday, February 20 in observance of President's Day. As usual, our electronic resources will remain available 24/7 to all UNLV affiliated Faculty and Staff. Some of our electronic resources of note include:
- The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (a part of Oxford Music Online)
- Opera in Video
- Classical Scores Library
You can access these and other Music related electronic resources at http://www.library.unlv.edu/music/collections/electronic.php.