Search Omni, the catalogue of Queen's University Library, by Any field (combining keywords with Boolean operators), Author/Creator, Title, Subject, or Call Number to find books, scores and other material formats in our collection.
Use Boolean search operators AND, OR, NOT to combine terms, do phrase searching (using quotes), or truncate terms (using *) to find books on topics, or information in other formats, especially if you don't know the correct subject heading, or specific author or title.
Browsing call numbers on shelves or using the Virtual Browse feature in Omni is another strategy for locating books on a topic that can lead to serendipitous discovery.
When you find a call number in Omni on a topic of interest, browse in that call number (LC classification) range, physically or virtually, for more items on your topic. Useful class numbers ranges for browsing topics in the discipline of musicology are given as an example: