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Biographical Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Some of these resources are located in the Music Library's reference section, and can only be used within the library. Click on the title to check the location and availability.

Autobiographies and Biographies

To find more materials on an artist conduct a subject search using the artist's name or click on "find similar items" and then click on the artist name.  Using the second option will only display books about the artist.  If you are seeking materials other than books try conducting a subject search.

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