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Maxwell Library uses the Library of Congress Classification System. To locate your book in the General Collection look at the first letter of the call number. If it begins with the letter A-L it will be on the second floor. If it starts with the letters M-Z it will be on the third floor.

Try the Subject Terms "Motion Picture plays-History and Criticism"

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Some suggested call numbers:

  • M - musical scores/printed music
    ML - Literature about music
  • MT - Musical instruction and study

Some suggested subjects (do a SUBJECT search for these, rather than a keyword search):

  • Music
  • Music--Instruction and Study
  • Jaques-Dalcroze, Emile
  • Kodaly, Zoltaan
  • Orff, Carl

Locating Items in Maxwell Library

  • Reference materials and audio CDs can be found on the 1st floor of Maxwell Library.
  • Books in the A-L call number ranges are located on the 2nd floor of Maxwell Library.
  • Books in the M-Z call number ranges are located on the 3rd floor of Maxwell Library.
  • DVDs are located at the circulation desk. Ask a staff member for assistance.

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Try searching "music theory" or "music and learning."

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Selected Reference Books

Reference books are located on the first floor of Maxwell Library.