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Humanities Source contains scholarly articles on a wide range of topics with the Humanities, including: Art, Classical Studies, Communications, Film, Folklore, Gender Studies, History, Literary and Social Criticism, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy, and Religion. In addition to journal articles, the database also contains obituaries, bibliographies, original works of fiction, book reviews, and reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, operas, and plays.
Integrates a number of reference sources including Grove Music Online, The Oxford Companion to Music, The Oxford Dictionary of Music, and the Encyclopedia of Popular Music. Also includes Grove Opera Indexes, Music Timelines, and biographies. Some articles are enriched with links to playable musical extracts. Simultaneous user limit: 3.
Naxos Music Library provides tracks and free online listening, using static URLs to link directly to pieces of music, and creating playlists in individual user accounts. Includes: vocal, choral, chamber, orchestral, solo instrumental, and opera. Headphones available at Circulation. Contains audio files. Simultaneous user limit:5
Contains information on popular culture in America, both past and present. Covers a wide variety of topics such as consumer culture, fashion, entertainment and performance arts, the visual arts, food and drink, recreation and leisure, technology, and sports. Includes cultural overview essays broken down by decade and provides images, maps, and videos.