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Entertainment Technology: In the Library

This is a guide to the Library's collection in Entertainment Technology. It is not comprehensive, but rather provides a good starting point for research


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Call Numbers

If you want to browse the collection, these are some call numbers where you can find books for Entertainment Technology.

  • ML55-89:  Aspects of the field of music as a whole 
  • ML3790-3792: Music Trade
  • ML3795: Music as a profession
  • PN2085-2091: The Stage and Accessories
  • TK7800-8360: Electronics
  • TK7881.4:  Audio Engineering Software

Journals & Magazines

The following titles are available in print on the 3rd floor in the Periodicals Room:

Electronic Musician--1995-2016

The Mix--2002-2015



Catalog Search

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Selected Books

These books are in the circulating collection.  You may check them out for three weeks at a time.  When you click on the book, it will take you to the catalog, where you can check whether the book is currently available, or when it is due back, as well as where it is located.

These are available on the third floor in the Reference Room.  They are for in-library use only, but you can make copies of pages as needed.

Subject Headings

This is a list of suggested terms to use in a search for Entertainment Technology resources in the Library Catalog:


  • Computer sound processing
  • Music and technology


  • Stage lighting


  • Band musicians -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
  • Music -- Economic aspects
  • Music trade -- United States
  • Performing arts -- Law and legislation -- United States
  • Popular music -- Writing and publishing
  • Sound recording industry
  • Sound recordings -- Marketing



  • Copyright -- Music -- United States
  • Public domain (Copyright law) -- United States


  • Music -- Vocational guidance
  • Music trade -- Vocational guidance
  • Sound recording industry -- Vocational guidance