Important Print Resources in the Reference Collection:
The Liber Usualis: With Introduction and Rubrics in English. Great Falls, Mont: St. Bonaventure Publications.REF M 2151 .L4 1997
Links to Music Collections Searchable on the Web:
Books About Music Before 1800
From the Library of Congress, a collection of digital scans of more than 2000 pre-1801 publications about music, reported in the RISM B VI series.
British and Irish Music Resources
A research guide from Queens College Libraries providing external links to libraries and music centers, archives, composer sites and more.
Lots of musical webpages, MSS images, “quick facts” – a neat site for browsing
Liturgical Chants from the Xth through the XVIth Century
A collection of liturgical manuscripts held by the Library of Congress. The development of the modern staff, from one to five lines, changes in neumes, and varied uses of clefs can be easily traced through an examination of these works.