Western Libraries

Citing Music

Click on the following links for information about formats for music citations (e.g. style guides):

Citing MUSIC SOURCES in your essay and bibliography

using "Turabian" Style - 2007 revision - HTML format


and

Citing MUSIC SOURCES - in PDF format

The Music Library, Western Libraries
The University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario, CANADA

An expanded version of a document originating from Western's Don Wright Faculty of Music-- the former Music History Department, now part of the Department of Music Research and Composition. Includes instructions and examples for citing material from secondary sources, booklets from commercial recordings, electronic sources, etc.

Click HERE to consult the PREVIOUS version of Citing Music


Dictionaries
Merriam Webster Online. Includes an online dictionary and thesaurus

Thesaurus Writers Resources

Style Sheets for Citing Print & Electronic Resources
Stewart Library - Weber State University - Ogden, UT

Humanities (MLA & Chicago), Scientific (APA & CBE), and History
Tutorials from the libraries of UC Berkeley

ONLINE! Citation Styles
Citation Styles for a variety of electronic resources from the book online!

STYLE-GUIDES
Online style-guides, courtesy of the D. B. Weldon Library, Western Libraries, The University of Western Ontario
Last revision: January 2010 (accessible PDF, CITING MUSIC uploaded). LRP