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MUS 3327 - History of Music from World War I to Present: Reference Works

Introduction

Reading articles related to your topic in reference works such as encyclopedias, dictionaries,  and handbooks is a good way to get started.  Some of the best and most comprehensive ones are listed below.  They will give you a good overview of the topic and, through the list of references often found at the end of articles, they can lead you to some high-quality resources that have already been selected by scholars in the field. 

In addition to the musical dictionaries and encyclopedias found here, the Crouch Library has many others that are devoted to either a specific type of music or to a region, country, or ethnic group. 

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