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General Guide to Music Resources


Image from: Musical Instrument Museum


Welcome to Leonard Lief Library's main music research guide. See the category tabs above to begin finding resources.

Information about Lehman's music department and program can be found here.


Off-Campus Access

When off campus, Lehman users will need to log into databases, e-journals, e-books, and other subscription resources by using their Library Barcode.

Lehman ID Barcode example

  • Your Library Barcode is located on the front of your ID Card (see above). Enter the number without spaces or dashes.
  • Your barcode must be activated in the CUNY library system. To activate your barcode, visit the Circulation Desk on the first floor.
  • Your account must not have any outstanding fines.

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Why you should learn music theory (Prescriptivism vs Descriptivism) - Adam Neely

The Cult of the Written Score - Adam Neely

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