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Music Research Guide: Finding Articles

Finding Articles

You can find scholarly articles in a variety of ways and places -- through databases, peer-reviewed journals, the library search system (OneSearch), or even Google Scholar. This page provides a list of commonly used databases and journals for the field of music, a video tutorial for Dacus Library's search system (OneSearch), and some search tips to find articles.

Music Database Best Bets

Academic Journals

The following academic journals are online access, peer-reviewed, and are only available via Winthrop Community access.

OneSearch Tutorial

Here's a quick tutorial on how to use the library's search system, OneSearch. This tutorial also provides search strategies that you can use in any of our databases. If you aren't finding what you need in the databases listed below, you can use OneSearch for broader results! OneSearch is integrated with our databases and includes search results from all our databases.