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Music: Music in Print

Resources for Music.

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Looking for librettos, biographies of musicians, or books on specific musical genres?

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Use the following links to find books on a particular subject in our collection, or add a comment if you'd like a different search included here:

Music Collections

Selected Symphonic Scores and Silent-movie Sheet Music can be found in the  

Colelli Music Collection

and the  

Vetold Sporny Collection

both of which are housed in the Library Archives and Special Collections.Make an appointment to view these historic pieces of music by calling (724)938-5926.


Most Music Books can be found on the Third Floor of the library.

M        Musical Works

ML      Literature on Music

MT      Musical Instruction and Study

New Music Books


Selected Music Books

Many Music Books are available to be checked-out. Music Dictionaries and Encyclopedias are available for in-library use. Some selected titles include:

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Monica Ruane Rogers
Manderino Library, 109

250 University Avenue
Box 15
California, PA

Rolling Stone

This magazine is available in the Current Periodicals and Popular Magazine collections of the library, on the first floor. Back issues (to 1986) are shelved under AP2 .R73 on the second floor.

Rolling Stone Magazine
Rolling Stone

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