How to ...
Get background information
Gather background information to learn about your topic by using encyclopedias and other reference materials. A few suggestions are listed below.
* The Encyclopedia of Popular Music
* The Oxford Dictionary of Music
* Grove Music Online - The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz
* The Oxford Companion to Music
You can access the databases from off-campus with Elon's VPN service. Use the link below and select the WebVPN Group.