Music Collection

The printed editions are strongly focused towards the works of Baroque, Classical, Romantic and early modern composers, although most areas of music are covered. The editions appear in various formats: consisting of anthologies, various editions of works by certain composers, individual works and manuscript facsimiles. The collection also includes over 100 periodicals and over 500 reference works, and bibliographies (most of which can also be accessed through online resources).

Strengths

The printed editions are strongly focused towards the works of Baroque, Classical, Romantic and early modern composers, although most areas of music are covered, it includes 100 periodicals and over 500 reference works, and bibliographies.

Physical characteristics

The collection consists of over 15,000 books on music and printed editions of music and in excess of 100 periodicals and over 500 reference works, and bibliographies.

Description or Catalogue

University Library Online Catalogue: http://qub.ac.uk/lib

Created

1600
9999

Collected

1849
9999

Coverage

1807
9999
Custodial History

Books, pamphlets and scores in the Music Collection have been acquired by the University Library through gift and/or purchase since its establishment in 1849. This material is located in open stacks.

Accrual
Accrual Policy
Active
Accrual Method
Purchase
Donation
Accrual Periodicity
Regular
Added by Queen's University Belfast | Last updated on: 21 May 2018