Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians. Enl. ed.
Music Ref. ML105 .B16 2001 6 vols.
The Encyclopaedia of music in Ireland / eds. Harry White & Barra Boydell
Handbook of music terms / P. Grant
Music Ref. ML108 .G88H3
The Harvard dictionary of music, 4th ed. / edited by Don Michael Randel.
Music Ref. ML100 .A64 2003
Historical sets, collected editions, and monuments of music : a guide to their contents. 3rd ed. / compiled by Anna Harriet Heyer.
Music reference and research materials : an annotated bibliography / V.H. Duckles, I. Reed. 5th ed.
Music Ref. ML113 .D83 1997 (also Music Stacks)
New Oxford history of music
ML160 .N44 10 vols. (Music Stacks)
Web access via Oxford Music Online to the print edition of The Oxford companion to music / Alison Latham, ed.Ref. ML100 .O94 2002t in Music Reference
Successor to Percy Scholes' Oxford companion to music and Denis Arnold's The New Oxford companion to music.
The Oxford dictionary of music / Michael Kennedy. 6th ed.
The Oxford history of Western music / Richard Taruskin.
Music Ref. ML160 .T18 2005 6 vols. College edition, 2nd ed. ML160 .T182 2019 on Stauffer Reserve
Selected musical terms of non-Western cultures : a notebook-glossary / Walter Kaufmann
Terminorum musicae index septem linguis redactus / Polyglot dictionary of musical terms (1978)
Stauffer Ref. ML108 .T4