What type of music do you like... classical, folk jazz, world? At the click of a mouse, you can now listen to your favourite pieces on demand or find out about your favourite composer. Naxos Online Music Library will allow you to do just that.
If interested in accessing this service, you should call in person to the Music Library where you will be given a user name and password, and you can then access the service remotely online or in the library.
The Music Library is located in the Central Library and offers an expansive resource for music students and music lovers alike.
Services in the Music Library include:
•Block loans to musical societies, institutions and colleges
•Scores and miniature scores
•Sheet music for various instruments
•Libretti and sacred music
•Ensemble music with parts
•Broad range of music magazines and academic periodicals
•Over 60 reference titles including The New Grove Directory of Music and Musicians
•Recitals, free talks and seminars
•Items available for loan include CDs, DVDs, videos, Blu-ray discs, CD-Roms and books
•Learn an instrument through the First Notes Collection
•Keyboard self-learning facility for adults and children
•Headphones available for listening to CDs and other recordings in the library
NOTE: There is a short tour by arrangement of the Music Library on the 1st Wednesday of every month at 1.45p.m.