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Directory of licensed online sources

DBIS Database Information System
Overview of free and licensed online sources


Grove Music Online 
Online, and partially updated version of the «New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians»

MGG Online 
Online version of the music encyclopaedia «Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart» (1994/2008)

RILM Répertoire International de la Litérature Musicale
Comprehensive music bibliography of secondary sources from 1967 to the present (monographs, journal articles, dissertations, commemorative publications etc.)

Online version of the encyclopaedia «Komponisten der Gegenwart»

Comprehensive and updated online version of the Tom Lord «Jazz Discography» (1992–2002)

Open Source

RISM Réper­toi­re International des Sources Musicales 
Index and guide to music manuscripts (primary sources) produced up to 1850

VPN Virtual Private Network
Access to licensed online offers for MAB teachers as well as students and lecturers of the Hochschule für Musik, installation videos for Windows, macOS, iOS and Android