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Consult dictionaries, encyclopedias, biographical sources, maps, quotations, statistics and much more right here at the Virtual Reference Desk. These web sites and electronic resources have been identified by our personal librarians as particularly useful for general reference use.
Check Scholar for more specific reference books, such as lists of music for specific instruments, biographies of composers, history and criticism of musical periods, etc. Don't forget to switch from a TITLE search to a KEYWORD search!