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Library resources and services pertaining to the composer Ludwig van Beethoven.

What's In This Guide

This guide provides an overview of library resources and services that pertain to the composer Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). Navigate the tabs on the left for:

  • Finding biographical resources about Beethoven's life
  • Finding important works by Beethoven in score form
  • Notable performances of Beethoven's works in the Library's databases
  • Information about Beethoven's vast legacy

Spaces, Collections, and Research Help


  • Need a space to study or review a musical work? Find a space.


  • Need a score or recording we don't have? We'll do our best to get it for you through Interlibrary Loan.
  • Have ideas for titles/areas of study that would benefit our permanent collection? Request a purchase.


Your Library Liaison is here to help you with research, to assist with locating or acquiring scores and performances, and help you integrate the library into your projects, classroom, production, or exhibition.

Feel free to call, email, or stop by with questions!

Contact your Library Liaison

Have a question about collections, the library, or your research? Reach out to our school liaisons: