As a branch of the Vassar College Libraries, the Dickinson Music Library serves as a resource for the entire Vassar community providing books and periodicals on music, printed musical scores, sound and visual recordings and music-related research help.
Discover - search books, articles, media, and more - all at the same time.
This is the only place you can search for an article by its title.
Choose this option for searching streamed audio databases.
Catalog - search books, journals, and media but NOT articles.
Maximizes use of subject headings.
Browse shelves by call number.
Databases - see a list of all databases that provide access to articles, newspapers, encyclopedias, indexes, streaming audio and visual recordings, primary source collections, musical and artistic works, and more.
Course Reserves - find material that your professor has placed on reserve for a class. Search by instructor or course.
Journals - search for a specific journal by journal title. For articles, use Discover or Databases.
Research Guides - find recommended resources and research tips by librarians on a wide variety of subjects and courses.
Alexandra Gardner, Vassar grad '90, W.K Rose Fellowship winner (2002), and Seattle Symphony composer in residence, and young participants in the Prism Project build the four-movement structure of their original score, “Stay Elevated.” (James Holt / Seattle Symphony)