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Media Collections for Fine Arts and Music

Find physical and online media resources for Fine Arts and Music

Required listening lists


Required listening lists for subjects have been made available for students in the relevant subject LMS/Canvas sites. Speak with your lecturer if you're unsure.

NOTE: For general listening, Naxos Music Library and other online music services are still available. 

Sound Recording databases


Tens of thousands of online sound recordings are discoverable by searching in the library catalogue. You can also search directly for these sound recordings, and more, by accessing the following databases.

Open Access Sound databases

CDs & Vinyl Collections

To find sound recordings, do a keyword search on the library catalogue.

Keyword search for online recordings

  1. Specify distinctive words or phrases, e.g. Messiaen
  2. Modify or Limit Search to Online Music Audio by clicking on the drop-down menu


Other Music Subject Research Guides

The following links will take you to further information about how to find music related resources in the University of Melbourne Library:

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