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African American Music
In 2009, content of African American Music was absorbed into American Song online. Content can be accessed via American Song or Music Online.
African American Music Reference
Covers several forms of black American musical expression. The current
release includes essays, images and biographical information from
various reference sources.
American Song is a streaming audio database that allows people to hear
and feel the music from America's past. The database includes songs by
and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children,
pioneers, and cowboys. Included in the database are the songs of Civil
Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the
Civil War, anti-war protests, and more.
Classical Music Library
A collection of 35,000-plus streaming audio tracks from a multi-label
collection of music recordings. Includes complete catalog of EMI
Classics, RCA Red Seal, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi and Arte Nova plus
regular additions of new releases.
Contemporary World Music
Contemporary World Music will contain 50,000 tracks that delivers the
sounds of all regions from every continent. The database will contain
important genres such as reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world
fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz,
and other genres such as traditional music - Indian classical, fado,
flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, gagaku, and more. Users can trace
the history of a people's music by comparing the traditional styles
with the modern interpretations offered in this database.
Encyclopedia of Popular Music
This is the Fourth Edition of the Encyclopedia of Popular Music. It covers popular music of all genres and periods from 1900 to the present day, including jazz, country, folk, rap, reggae, techno, musicals, and world music, the Encyclopedia also offers thousands of additional entries covering popular music genres, trends, styles, record labels, venues, and music festivals.
Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online
This is a multi-volume encyclopedia about music all over the world.
Grove Music Online
Comprises the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (2001), The New Grove Dictionary of Opera (1992), and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz (2002). Click Logout when finished. Limited to 3 simultaneous users.
International Index to Music Periodicals Full Text
IIMP draws its current content from nearly 400 international music periodicals from over 30 countries, and also indexes feature music articles and obituaries appearing in The New York Times and The
Washington Post. Limited to 4 simultaneous users. Click "End Session" to logoff.
International Index to the Performing Arts
Index of more than 200 scholarly and popular periodicals in many areas of the performing arts. Includes some full-text of articles. Limited to 4 simultaneous users. Click "end session" to logoff.
IPA Source : IPA Transcriptions and Literal Translations of Songs and Arias
Jazz Music Library
Jazz Music Library is a streaming audio database containing over 60,000
jazz recordings from all over the world. Individual tracks and entire
albums featuring some of the most famous artists and ensembles from the
beginnings of jazz to today may be heard through this database.
A collection of selected scholarly journals in humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Most
titles do not include the most recent 3-5 years. For more current research, search one of our
general or subject-specific databases.
Music Index Online
Data from more than 725 international music periodicals from over 40 countries in 23 languages. Unlimited simultaneous users. Click Exit when finished.
Music Online (Alexander Street Press)
Combines the following electronic resources into a single interface:
African American Music Reference, American song, Classical Music
Library, Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online, Opera in Video,
Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries, and Jazz Music Library.
Naxos Music Library
Naxos Music Library is a streaming audio database that features a comprehensive collection of classical music. It offers the complete Naxos and Marco Polo catalogues in addition to those of several other record labels. Please Log-off when finished.
Naxos Music Library : Jazz
Naxos Music Library: Jazz is a streaming audio database that features contemporary jazz from around the world and featuring artists and ensembles from the United States, Scandinavia, Germany, Australia and New Zealand. Limited to 10 simultaneous users. Click Log-off when finished.
Opera in Video
Opera in Video is a streaming video database that will contain 250 of
the most important
opera performances, captured on video through staged productions,
Oxford Music Online
The home of Grove Music Online and the access point for new and forthcoming Oxford music reference subscriptions and products. The University of Tennessee Library subscribes to: Encyclopedia of Popular Music; The Oxford Dictionary of Music; Grove Music Online; and
The Oxford Companion to Music.
Popular Culture in Britain & America, 1950-1975: Rock and Roll Counterculture, Peace and Protest
Explores the dynamic period of social, political and cultural change
between 1950 and 1975 in Britain and the U.S. Full-text of documents,
images, and video.
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
A continuously updated bibliography of music literature, providing international coverage. Limited to 5 simultaneous users. Click "exit" to end your session.
RISM: International Inventory of Musical Sources after 1600
Comprehensive inventory of the world's musical sources of manuscripts or printed music, works on music theory and libretti stored in libraries, archives, monasteries, schools and private collections. Limited to 1 simultaneous user. Click Exit when finished.
Smithsonian Global Sound
Smithsonian Global Sound, a streaming audio database produced in
partnership with Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, is a virtual
encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions.
Academic Search Premier
This multi-disciplinary database covers magazines, scholarly journals, and newspapers and is a good place to start for any subject. Click Exit when finished. Unlimited simultaneous users.
American History in Video
Online collection of video documenting events in American history.
Created by the Library of Congress, a multi-media collection of primary
source materials on the history and culture of the U. S.
Indexes 12,500 journals in sci-tech, medicine, social science, business, the humanities, and popular culture.
Early English Books Online (EEBO)
Fulltext of books from STC I, STC II and the Thomason Tracts: items
printed in Britain and English-language materials from other countries
from 1475 to 1700. Through the Text Creation
Partnership some texts in the collection can be searched for
specific words and phrases.
Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
Use Eighteenth Century Collections Online to access the digital
images of every page of 150,000 books published during the 18th
Century in the United Kingdom. Among the subjects covered are history,
literature, religion, law, fine arts, and science.
ERIC via EBSCOHost
The premiere database for journal articles and documents in all areas of education. Includes
web access to the full-text of most ERIC documents (ED's) from 1993 to present. Many of the full text electronic documents, i.e. the ED or document section of ERIC, are now available again through ERIC.
Expanded Academic ASAP 1980+
Multidisciplinary full-text and citations database. One of the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) databases.
Humanities International Complete
This database includes all data from Humanities International Index (over 2,000 titles and 2
million records) plus unique full text content, much of which is not found in other databases.
The database includes full text for more than 770 journals. Click Exit when finished. Unlimited simultaneous users.
International Medieval Bibliography - Online
Indexes scholarly articles on Medieval Europe. To connect, select "Enter databases." Then, select "Go" next to International Medieval Bibliography - Online. Please Click "Logout" to end your session. Maximum of 3 simultaneous users.
Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination and preservation of electronic analogues to the traditional paper-based theses and dissertations. This website contains information about the initiative, how to set up Electronic Thesis and Dissertation (ETD) programs, how to create and locate ETDs, and current research in digital libraries related to NDLTD and ETDs.
Oxford Reference Online
Online access to over 100 dictionaries and reference resources. Limited to 5 sim. users. Please LOG OFF when leaving site.
Oxford University Press Journals
Parker Library on the Web
An extraordinary collection of documents that consists of items spanning
from the sixth-century Gospels of St. Augustine to sixteenth-century
records relating to the English Reformation.
Full text of over 200 scholarly journals and books from over 30 publishers.
ProQuest Digital Dissertations and Theses at University of Tennessee - Knoxville
Includes many, but not all, UTK dissertations from 1938 through 2006. Abstracts are available from 1980, full-text for most beginning in 1995/96.
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses (Dissertation Abstracts)
Dissertations and theses from around the world.
Sixties : Primary Documents and Personal Narratives 1960-1974
Primary source material, including diaries, letters, autobiographies and other memoirs, written and oral histories, manifestos, government documents, memorabilia, and scholarly commentary, on the 1960s in the United States. Topics include the civil rights movement, the Vietnam War and the associated protest movement, radical movements, and counter-culture.
Ulrichsweb: Global Serials Directory
Ulrichsweb is the source of bibliographic and publisher information on more than 300,000 periodicals of all types academic and scholarly journals, Open Access publications, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more from around the world.
Victorian Popular Culture
Full-text resource for the study of popular entertainment in the
nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in Britain and the U.S.
Divided into four sections: Spiritualism, Sensation and Magic;
Circuses, Sideshows and Freaks; Music Hall, Theatre and Popular
Entertainment; and Moving Pictures, Optical Entertainments & the
Advent of Cinema.
Web of Science
Citation index for sciences, social sciences, and humanities. Includes Conference Proceedings Citation Index and Book Citation Index. Journals indexed in Web of Science.
Over 52 million records of any type of material cataloged by more than 40,000 libraries around the world. Unlimited simultaneous users Click Exit when you have completed your searching.