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  • Credo Reference
    Single-search access to encyclopedia articles, dictionaries, directories.
  • Oxford Music Online (Includes Grove Music Online)
    Subject: Music, Dance
    Contains: With Grove Music Online as its cornerstone, Oxford Music Online also contains The Oxford Companion to Music (revised 2011), which offers more than 8,000 articles on composers, performers, conductors, instruments and notation, forms and genres, and individual works; and The Oxford Dictionary of Music, 2nd edition (revised 2006).

Suggested Reference Books

Some specific reference books for this course:


       R203 En19e         Encyclopedia of religion.   15v.

       R203 Ox2bu        Oxford dictionary of world religions.

         R780.3 N42sa      New Grove dictionary of music
                                          and musicians
.    29v.

         R781.64 En19Lb   Encyclopedia of popular music.     8v.

         R781.66 N42ra     New Rolling Stone encyclopedia
                                          of ro
ck and roll.



Course Basics

FS 101  Religious Themes in Rock Music

Professor Carl Olson

Librarian:  Cynthia Burton


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