All music scores are accessible through QCAT searching by Author (i.e. composer), Title, Subject or Keyword Boolean.
Keyword Boolean searches are most useful to allow combination of terms (see under Uniform Titles) and avoid retrieving sound recordings. Examples:
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Items are arranged according to the LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CLASSIFICATION scheme: Class M for Music and Books on music.
Generally, items are shelved alphabetically in author order within each subject class number. Class M (MUSIC) consists of 3 main sections:
Search a song title by Keyword Boolean in QCAT using quotation marks: - e.g. "il pleure dans mon coeur".
Use the Song Index to help locate songs from published collections/anthologies housed in the music collection stacks. If title access does not yield the song (since the search string is followed literally), try searching only by the composer's last name.