Music and Media Library

Music Databases
About the Benjamin F. Ward Music & Media Library

The Benjamin F. Ward Music & Media Library, located on the 4th floor of the library, includes music reference books and scores, music periodicals, over 50,000 circulating scores, and 42,000 sound recordings. (Books about music are shelved on the 3rd floor of the library.)

Come to the Music Library to:

  • borrow, return, or renew music library materials
  • request a sound recording to listen to in the Music Library or to check out (sound recordings are kept in closed stacks)
  • request media (VHS/DVD/Blu-Ray)
  • access Music Reserve items (including iPods and streaming audio)
  • request / pick-up a music Interlibrary Loan
  • ask a question about music