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Music: Audio & Video

Finding Audio & Video Materials in the library catalog

The Library's collection of videos and sound recordings in indexed in our online catalog OneSearch. In Advanced Search, select "Audio Visual" under "Resource Type" to search our collection of sound and video recordings -- available in a variety of formats including CDs, DVDs, LPs, tape and streaming audio.

The Cohen Library maintains a collection of films and documentaries, available for circulation. To request a video at Cohen, take the call number to the Circulation desk.

The Music Library maintains a rich collection of CDs, DVDs, LPs and VHS tapes to support research and creative work in Music and the Performing Arts. Playback equipment and headphones are also available for in-library use.  

Streaming Audio