Welcome to your MUSC 105 research guide for researching biographical information on composers.
This guide will cover the research process and the basic skills you can use to locate biographical sources on your artist, decide on the quality and fit of the source, and how to take notes to help you use the sources ethically in your outlines and presentations.
Use the tabs on the left side to navigate this guide. In each tab, you will find:
Information about our Holman Library One Search tool and specific databases you can find credible sources in
Easy links to popular repositories for videos and images such as YouTube, with some tips for strategic searching
Great things to keep in mind as you are finding sources and thinking about using them
Resources and support for when you need to generate citations for your sources
All of the different ways you can contact librarians for help with this assignment