The Libraries subscribe to several streaming music databases, such as:
- Music Online: American Music: Includes jazz, blues, gospel, ragtime, folk songs, and narratives, as well as additional material from the European-American and African-American musical tradition. Over 600,000 tracks.
- Smithsonian Global Sound: Includes Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, as well as Folkways Records, Cook, Dyer-Bennet, Fast Folk, Monitor, Paredon and other labels. A great resource for folk and world musics.
These collections can be accessed on- or off-campus, from a computer or phone, by logging in with your App State credentials.
CDs & Vinyl
The Music Library, located on the second floor of the Broyhill Music Center, has:
- CDs available for checkout in all musical genres
- Vinyl available for checkout, primarily classical music
You can browse in-person at the Music Library or search the catalog for the album you'd like and request that it be sent to the main library for pickup.