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Articles & Research Databases
Literature on your research topic and direct access to articles online, when available at UW.
Alphabetical list of electronic journal titles held at UW.
Encyclopedias & Dictionaries
Resources for looking up quick facts and background information.
E-Newspapers, Media, Maps & More
Recommendations for finding news, audio/video, images, government publications, data sets and other types.
Librarian recommended resources & research tips tailored to your topic.
Citation Guides & Management
Quick MLA, APA, and Chicago style guides for bibliographies; citation management software info.
Library materials reserved for your classes.
Collections & Archives
Unique online and physical collections on specific subjects, in distinct formats, and in special archives.
Mobile Search Tools
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Interlibrary Loan & Document Delivery Service
Get PDFs of print articles delivered via email and borrow items not held at UW.
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Graduate Funding Info Service
Assistance with locating funding for research, tuition, travel, and other graduate school-related expenses.
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Scholarly Publishing & Open Access
Info on your rights as an author and open-access publishing alternatives.
Collaborative library instructional services that can improve the research and information skills of your students.
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Campus writing help and links to online resources.
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Using the Music Library
Music Course Guides
Music Course Reserves
Music Special Collections
The Music Library provides research help and access to all things music.
Music subject guides
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Music Library News & Information
Chance discovery casts new light on origins of polyphonic music
Dec 17, 2014
Violin World Yowls at Challenge to Fabled Teacher
Dec 10, 2014
Crossovers Add Flavor to Classics
Dec 04, 2014
Defending the Viola
Dec 01, 2014
Harry Partch Instrumentarium takes up residency at UW
Nov 21, 2014
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