The Naxos Music Library is a comprehensive collection of classical music available online. It includes the complete Naxos and Marco Polo catalogs of over 258,000 tracks, including classical music, jazz, world, folk, and Chinese music. While listening you can read notes on the works being played as well as biographical information on composers and artists. It offers streaming access to more than 40,570 CDs with more than 581,000 tracks.
Online access to the complete content of the print versions of The Fifties in America, The Seventies in America, The Eighties in America, The Nineties in America, Historical Encyclopedia of American Business, Great Events from History: The Twentieth Century, 1901-1940, Great Events from History: The Twentieth Century, 1941-1970, Great Events from History: The Twentieth Century, 1971-2000, Milestone Documents in American History.
Contains a collection of scores and online music files for various hymns and hymnals. Users researching can browse by composer or the title of the piece. Not all materials are freely available but there is some full text available.
Contains an extensive, growing archive of texts to 130,047 settings of Lieder and other art songs (Kunstlieder, mélodies, canzoni, романсы, canciones, liederen, canções, sånger, laulua, písně, piosenki, etc.) and other vocal pieces such as choral works, madrigals, and part-songs, in over 100 languages, with 23,038 translations to English, French, Italian, Dutch, German, Spanish, Portuguese, and many other languages
includes first and early editions and manuscript copies of music from the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries by J.S. Bach and Bach family members, Mozart, Schubert and other composers, as well as multiple versions of nineteenth century opera scores, seminal works of musical modernism, and music of the Second Viennese School.
Online collection allows you to explore American history as documented in the work of some of our country's greatest composers, poets, scholars, and performers. Provided by the Library of Congress and includes over 80,000 items.
Acquires and preserves significant archival records and historical artifacts in multiple media formats that document America's local and national music history and its diverse cultures. Includes sound recordings and digitized material.
An online public library of live recordings available for royalty-free, no-cost public downloads. Hosts material from trade-friendly artists (those who like the idea of noncommercial distribution of some or all of their live material).
Over one million digital images in the areas of art, architecture, humanities, and social sciences for use in research and teaching. Includes contributions from museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates. Included with each image is descriptive information such as title, creator, date, size, and current location.