This selective guide to research resources for music theatre and opera.
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The Drowsy Chaperone, Dan School of Drama and Music, Queen's University, Fall 2019. Photo courtesy of Tim Fort.
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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:
Browsing call numbers on shelves or online is another serendipitous strategy for locating more books on a topic or scores. Scroll to the bottom of the Omni record to do a Virtual Browse of other materials on the same shelf.
Call numbers for topics in music theatre:
Discover other similar books or scores by scrolling to the bottom of the item record to discover what is shelved nearby.
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