Search Omni, the catalogue of the Queen's University Library, by Any Field (using Boolean operators) Author, 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, quotations to do phrase searching (e.g. "moonlight sonata") or an asterisk (*) when truncating a word (e.g. music* - to retrieve musician, musicians, musical, etc.) 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 online is another strategy for locating books on a topic that can lead to serendipitous discovery. Scroll to the bottom of the Omni record to do a Virtual Browse of other materials on the same shelf.
Useful call numbers for browsing topics in the discipline of musicology: