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Popular Music

Find books, journal articles, sound recordings, DVDs and newspapers for pop and rock music.

Finding sound recordings

To find sound recordings do an Advanced search in Library Search and limit by content type menu:

An advanced search allows you to combine the name of the performer/group and keywords from album/song titles.

Search tips for Music Recordings

  • Place inverted commas around the name of the group or performer eg: "Talking Heads"
  • Place inverted commas around the name of the album eg: "Remain in Light"
  • Select "Audio" from the "Content type" option


Borrowing and listening

LPs are located in the general reference collection and are available for loan.

The Architecture Music Library has a number of listening stations. Headphones are no longer available for loan.