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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

World Music: Text (and other) Books

This guide can help you begin upper level research into ethnomusicology related topics. Especially helpful for graduate students or students in Music 417. Students in Music 133 have a separate guide.

The Basics

Textbooks can be another good place to begin looking.  They often cover topics in more depth than do the reference tools, but won't always have information about the particular region or style you're researching.

Books

Subject Guide

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