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1965 to present

Full text for 4,500+ scholarly publications in the social sciences, humanities, arts, and sciences.

Complete full-text backfiles (excluding latest 2-5 years) for more than 1,000 scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Now includes current coverage for several hundred journal titles, plus 30,000 eBooks.

Offers combined searching of International Index to Music Periodicals (IIMP) Full Text and International Index to the Performing Arts (IIPA) Full Text.

1973 to present

Indexes 850+ international music periodicals on musicological or organological topics, plus book reviews, record reviews, first performances, and obituaries.

Current issues

Full text of 400+ scholarly journals in the arts and humanities, social sciences and mathematics.

early 1800's +

Comprehensive music bibliography listing articles, books, bibliographies, catalogues, conference proceedings, discographies, dissertations, films, and videos; covers all aspects of music and allied disciplines, including the dramatic arts and dance. 

1800-1950

Full-text version of journals indexed in RIPM Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals, with a growing collection of over 70 rare journals.  Updated every six months with new titles.

1960s to present

Articles on rock 'n' roll from the music and mainstream press; with reviews, interviews (some with mp3 audio files), etc.