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MUS 150 History of Rock and Roll L. Scrivani-Tidd: Books/eBooks

Accessing Print Books

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Book and eBook Resources

The library offers about 40,000 print books and over 300,000 eBooks!  Use the following links to access them:

Online Reference Books for MUS150

Often students require an authoritative overview of their artist, band, time period, etc. and a reference book is often the best source for this.  We offer many great reference books online.

Selected Books for the "Rock Window Analysis" project

Selected Reference Books:  (Notes:  Several of these titles are on "Reserve" - ask for them at the Loans & Reserves desk; books with links in the title are ebooks - you may need to login with your JCC username and password to access them.)

Artists & Recording Information:

Encyclopedia of Rock Stars  (Ref ML102 .R6 R44 1999)

Greenwood Encyclopedia of Rock History (Ref. ML3534 .G754 2006)

Rolling Stone Encyclopedia of Rock & Roll  (Ref ML102 .R6 R64 2001)

Billboard Book of Number One Hits (Ref ML156.4 .P6 B76 1997)

Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits (Ref ML156.4 .P6 W44 2000)

Billboard Top 10 Singles Charts (Ref ML156.4 .P6 W4445 2001)


Cultural & Timeline Information:

Day by Day: The Fifties (Ref D840 .M47 1979)

Day by Day: The Sixties (Ref. D840 .P27 1983 )

Day by Day: The Seventies (Ref. D848 .L4 1988 )

Day by Day: The Eighties (Ref. D848 .M45 1995)

Day by Day: The Nineties (Ref D856 .A93 2004)

American Popular Culture Through History The 1950s (Ref E169.12 1950 2004) Other decades available in the same area.