Links to Handouts
This column is links to commonly used sites and materials to help you use them. Most of the 'help' documents are pdf (you'll need Acrobat to use them) and a couple are websites. Please let me know if you find them useful, or not. Let me know what I can do to make them better.
About The UWM Music Library
- Who: The largest collection of music in Southeastern Wisconsin, the UWM Music Library is the only UW school other than Madison with a separate Music Library and a full-time Music Librarian to help you intergrate music into your studies, choreography, and research.
- What: 70,000 LPs (yes, Vinyl!) nearly 12,000 CDs (yes, we have rock, pop, world, & jazz), 30,000 Books about music with topics ranging from biographies of Bach, the history of the publishing and printing industry, and how to learn to play the guitar to critical studies of Hip Hop, Jazz in France, and the music of the native peoples of the Andies, and 30,000 pieces of printed music.
- Where:The East side of the 2nd floor of the Library -- you'll walk right through the middle of our space every time you go to the computer lab in the Library !!
- We're also on the web at http://www.uwm.edu/Library/Music where you can find links to a full-text, scholarly music encyclopedia
- When: During the semester we're open 8am-10pm on weekdays, with slightly different hours on Fridays and weekends. Check the Libraries' website for the most up-to-date hours.
- How: You can email your questions about music to our email reference service at http://www.uwm.edu/Library/Music/askmusic.html, phone us directly at 229-5529, or, of course, drop in and talk to us in person.
fun library video
This video was filmed here in the UWM Libraries by a recent graduate of the Peck School of the Arts Film Department for a class project. It's very fun.
Music, Theatre, & Dance Librarian
NOTE: You may chat with a librarian at any time. If someone is available online in the Music Library, you will be transferred to us. If not, you can phone us or we will e-mail you a response later.