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Music: Undergraduate Training


Welcome to the undergraduate training page on the Music Library guide.
This page contains information on access to Library sources related to your course.

Where to search for information


Library Homepage


Library Search


Music Library guide: Databases & Finding Articles


Suggested databases

  • Oxford Music Online for Grove Music Online
  • ProQuest: Music Periodicals Database

Referencing checklist

Take note of the following:


Example of reference list:


Harvard A-Z list

To access the Harvard A-Z list:

Music library guide:

The 'Referencing' tab and the link to the ‘Find, access and use information effectively: a step by step guide'.

Library homepage: Quick links: Referencing


The Harvard A-Z section contains the following information:


Sources on referencing

Layout of bibliographic records (rules)

Layout for:

  • Book
  • Chapter in a book
  • Article
  • Website

Rules for individual elements of a bibliographic record:

  • Author
  • Date
  • Title: Subtitle
  • Volume
  • Edition
  • Place of Publication: Publisher
  • Page numbers
  • URLs (Internet addresses)
  • Journal volume and issue

Additional information:

  • Footnotes
  • Citation within citation (Secondary reference)
  • Reference list & Order of references
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

A-Z list of examples

  • Different types of sources
  • Format of sources for a reference list
  • Format of sources for in-text referencing