Musik-Akademie Basel
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Databases

ONLINE RESOURCES – OVERVIEW

swissuniversities
Directory of licensed online sources

Database Information System (DBIS) 
Overview of free and licensed online sources

VPN for students 
Access to licensed online services available outside of the MAB campus


Licensed online resources

Grove Music Online 
Online, and partially updated version of the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, the New Grove Dictionary of Opera and the New Grove Dictionary of Jazz.

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

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

KDG
Online version of the encyclopaedia «Komponisten der Gegenwart»

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

Naxos Music Library
Streaming portal for Classical music, Jazz, World Music


Free online resources

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

ViFa Musik Virtual Library of Musicology 
Access to reference tools, databases and online full-text sources