Print Resources in the Reference Section:
Hoffmann, Frank W. Chronology of American Popular Music, 1900-2000. New York: Routledge, 2008 REF ML 3477 .H64 2008
Links to Resources on the Web:
Center for Black Music Research
Based at Columbia College, Chicago, the CBMR provides comprehensive definitions of styles and genres which are part of the black music experience internationally. Valuable bibliographies with some audio examples.
Center for Popular Music
An archive and research center concerned with works from before the Revolutionary War to the present, located at Middle Tennessee State University.