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Women in Music

This guide is designed to help researchers identify resources useful for researching women in music.

Browse the Stacks!

Use call number ranges to browse the physical collection: 

  • ML82 Women and music –In Reference and Stacks
  • ML105 Biographical dictionaries –In Reference
  • ML120 Bibliographies of books –In Reference
  • ML128.W Bibliographies of printed music –In Reference

Select Print Resources

Retrieve these resources from the Music Library Stacks:

Subject Headings

Use Subject Headings to help you locate items in the online catalog:

  • AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN COMPOSERS
  • AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN MUSICIANS
  • WOMEN COMPOSERS, BLACK
  • WOMEN IN MUSIC
  • WOMEN MUSIC CRITICS
  • WOMEN MUSIC PATRONS
  • WOMEN MUSIC TEACHERS

Reference Books

Retrieve these resources from the Music Library Reference Section: