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Resources you have access to with your library card. Also included in this list are a number of freely available websites that can be accessed without a library card login. You can filter these by toggling the buttons below.

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Gale Biography In Context

This database contains biographical information on more than 185,000 people including artists and musicians from throughout history, around the world, and across all subject areas

Lynda.com

Lynda.com is an video tutorial service providing access to over 3,500 instructional videos on many topics including computer software, design, video editing, animation and business skills. Learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to meet your personal or professional goals - with expert tutors who know how to teach.

Your 'PIN' is your surname.

MasterFILE Complete

A large collection of full-text magazines, journals and reference books. If you are looking for a particular publication click on the 'Publications' link at the top of the database page

Naxos Jazz Library

Listen to streaming audio of classic jazz sourced from the OJC series, including iconic works by Chet Baker, Miles Davis, and John Coltrane in full album content.

Naxos Music Library can not currently be accessed from the public computers in the library - logon from home or ask a staff member for help. As there are a limited number of sessions available at any one time, please log out when you have finished listening.

Naxos Music Library

Streaming music - over 276,000 tracks from 19,000 CDs. Classical, jazz, blues, world music & more. Includes almost all the standard classical repertoire, as well as other genres and music and information aimed at children.

Naxos Music Library cannot currently be accessed from the public computers in the library - logon from home or ask a staff member for help. As there are a limited number of sessions available at any one time, please log out when you have finished listening.

Note: To use the apps, you first need to create a Naxos Music Library profile through the desktop version (first link below).

Naxos Video Library

Naxos Video Library is an extensive streaming video library of classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries. Watch the world's greatest opera houses, ballet companies, orchestras and artists perform on demand!

Naxos Video Library can not currently be accessed from the public computers in the library - logon from home or ask a staff member for help. As there are a limited number of sessions available at any one time, please log out when you have finished listening.

Oxford Music Online

A music reference and research tool that charts the history and culture of music and musicians from around the world, from pre-history to the present day.