E-resources

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Author: Trevor Deck, Music & Film Collections Management Librarian
4 Feb, 2021

I am pleased to share that University of Toronto Libraries has established trial access for RIPM Jazz Periodicals, and we hope to finalize… read more

Category: Announcements , Category: E-resources
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Author: Trevor Deck, Music & Film Collections Librarian
6 Oct, 2020

I am very pleased to announce University of Toronto Libraries now offers institutional access to a new digital music score platform called nKoda. This platform offers access to tens of thousands of scores from over 100 publishers, including the likes… read more

Category: Announcements , Category: E-resources , Category: New titles
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Author: Trevor Deck, Music & Film Collections Librarian
5 Oct, 2020

The past six month have left me dearly missing the typically endless supply of live music in Toronto in any given week. To help fill the live music void in my life, I have found myself increasingly turning towards online concerts.

I am,… read more

Category: Announcements , Category: New titles , Category: E-resources
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Author: Trevor Deck, Music & Film Collections Librarian
17 Sep, 2020

With a new school year upon us, and one where digital access to library resources is more important than ever, this blog provides an overview of University of Toronto Libraries (UTL) licensed e-resources that offer electronic access to audio and video… read more

Category: E-resources
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Author: Trevor Deck, Music & Film Collections Management Librarian
28 May, 2020

In my last post, I shared some open-access resources for digital music scores. As a follow up, I thought it would be helpful to share some strategies for accessing ebooks while our libraries remain closed. Thanks to several wonderful initiatives from… read more

Category: E-resources
Sample score from Internet Archive
Author: Trevor Deck, Music & Film Collections Management Librarian
30 Apr, 2020

One of the Music Library’s most immediate challenges since the campus-wide closures due to COVID19 has been the matter of how to go about providing access to scores in a strictly online environment. While there is no direct substitute for the two… read more

Category: E-resources
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Author: Rebecca Shaw, Music Archivist
13 Apr, 2020

The mission of the Internet Archive is to provide “universal access to all knowledge.” While such an ambitious goal has yet to be achieved, the archive remains a rich source of material. In their… read more

Category: Rare books , Category: Archives and special collections , Category: E-resources
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Author: Trevor Deck, Music & Film Collections Management Librarian
13 Apr, 2020

Last week, the Music Library initiated trial access for the Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale’s (RILM) Music Encyclopedias database. This platform provides… read more

Category: E-resources , Category: New titles