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Music Library (ML) Fast Facts

Supports the curricular and research needs of the School of Music and other departments within the College of Fine Arts.


Location: Lee and Thomas Beam Music Center (BMC), first floor, room 106


  • Opened in 2001
  • 3,921 square feet


  • Open 57.5 hours per week when classes are in session
  • 9 AM – 7 PM Monday through Thursday; 9 AM - 5:30 PM Friday; Closed Saturday; 1 PM - 5 PM Sunday
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  • 1 full time staff and 6-9 part-time student employees


  • 35,000 volumes (scores) with emphasis on classical music and jazz
  • Music reference collection
  • 15,500 sound recordings
  • 3,000 DVDs


  • Streaming audio and media resources
  • Collection of online scores with 24/7 access
  • Special Collections containing rare and/or out-of-print items and facsimiles of manuscripts