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Dictionaries and Encyclopedias
Oxford Music Online
The *BEST* place to begin your music research. Make sure to check the bibliography for further research.Contains: The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, Oxford Companion to Music, Oxford Dictionary of Music.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Contains: Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians and Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Popular Musicians Since 1990.