Don't know where to begin?
Mirlyn (MLibrary catalog - find books, music, movies, and more) http://mirlyn.lib.umich.edu
- Search for books and other materials by keyword, subject, title, author, etc.
Use Mirlyn for PRIMARY SOURCES
newspapers in print and on microfilm
concert footage in documentaries
musical scores (use the advanced search to limit by format)
music on CD or LP
memoirs or diaries (suggested search terms: "personal narratives", correspondence, letter or letters, diary or diaries
Use the advanced search to limit your search by format (audio, DVD, etc.) or location (i.e., Music Library, Askwith Media Library).
For more Mirlyn search tips, see "Search Tips" tab.
Labadie Collection/UM Special Collections Library The Special Collections Library holds internationally recognized collections of books, serials, ancient and modern manuscripts, posters, playbills, photographs, pamphlets, artwork, and other materials. Includes the Labadie Collection of social protest material. Located on the 7th floor of the Hatcher Graduate Library.
Music Library Specialized music library, located on north campus
Not sure where to start? Other subject research guides may help:
- American and British History A guide to resources on American and British history, compiled by the library.
- Standard Texts in Music History Suggested resources about music history.
- American Culture Suggested resources related to American cultural studies
Click on the "ArticlesPlus" tab above the search box on the library website, http://lib.umich.edu . ArticlesPlus is your gateway to finding all sorts of articles, including ones from scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines, and trade publications. Search across many library databases at the same time; useful for interdisciplinary topics.