Begin at the library website http://library.csus.edu/ and choose Advanced Search under the OneSearch query box.
Theory: Select what you would like to search for, select Subject in the first pull down menu, then type "music theory" in the query field. Click on Search. You can manage your results using the menu on the left.
Vocal:Type "singing"in the first box and "instruction" in the second box then click on Search. You can manage your results using the menu on the left.
Keyboard: Type "piano music" into the first query box, use the pull down menu to choose OR instead of AND, then type "keyboard instrument music" into the second query box. You can use the menu at the left to manage your results.
Instrumental: Below are listed a few items available in the Library. Type "instrumental" in the first box and the "music" in the second box then click on Search.Use the menu at the left to manage your results.
Find books on the shelf using its identifying call number. Most music book call numbers begin with the letter M. Begin by finding the range in which your call number would be located. There are tags identifying the ranges on the end of the shelves. Then look on the books spine, its cover if it is thin, for the call number for your specific title, or browse the section by subject to discover something new. Please ask your librarian if you need assistance.
Explore the library collection by call number. Call numbers for books on music begin with the letter M and are located on the third floor, reference books can be found on the second floor. If you have any questions about finding books or would like a book added to the collection, please ask your librarian.
M5-1480 Instrumental Music
M20-39 Piano music
M1350-1366 Other ensembles
M1366 Jazz ensembles
M1375-1429 Instrumental music for children
M1495-2199 Vocal Music
M1497-1998 Secular vocal music
M1999-2199 Sacred vocal music
ML1-3930 Literature on music
ML47-54.8 Librettos. Texts. Scenarios
ML112-112.5 Music printing and publishing
ML1400-3275 Vocal music
ML3544-3776 Folk, national, and ethnic music
ML3795 Music as a profession
MT1-960 Instruction and Study
MT5.5-7 Music theory
MT9-15 Printed pedagogical aids
MT40-67 Composition. Elements and techniques of music