MUEN 118 Pianist as Collaborator
Finding Sources on Your Topic
In General: Search multiple times, but use different keywords: accompanists, accompanying, collaborative pianists, etc.
- OPTION 1: Search Argos by keyword, then limit to books
- OPTION 2: Browse through items with subject of "musical accompaniment"
- Search Argos by keyword, then limit to articles
- Best subject search to use: "accompanists" -- this is an option in the Advanced Serach
- Use limits on right side
- Try these other keyword searches:
- collaborative pian*
- Dissertations & Theses Global (ProQuest)
- research done by students at the doctoral level
- often up-to-date
- search with both: "collaborative pianist" and "choral accompanist"
Using Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
- Create an Interlibrary Loan Account (login and fill out short form)
- Book not available here at IC? ILL through WorldCat via FirstSearch
- Article text not online? Double-check with the Get It Arrow
- Remember the ILL time frame:
- Books, scores, cds, & dvds: 7-10 business days
- Articles: 2-3 business days
- Stop by the Music Center for help with any of this!