The Carmichael Library uses the Library of Congress classification system to catalogue books. Below is a list of guides to interpreting the call numbers and finding books on the shelf.
Books on the shelves are organized by subject. Below is a list of call number ranges where music-related books can be found.
Refer to the Library of Congress Classification Outline for more information
|M5 - M1490||Instrumental Music|
|M 1495 - M5000||Vocal Music|
|M 1670 - M1671||Spirituals (Songs)|
|ML||Literature on Music|
|ML 100 - ML 109||Dictionaries. Encyclopedias.|
|ML 112.8 - ML 158.8||Bibliography|
|ML 159 - ML 3775||History and Criticism|
|ML 3919 - ML 3920||Music Therapy|
|MT||Musical Instruction and Study|
|MT 1 - MT 5||Music Theory|
|MT 40 - MT 67||
Composition. Elements and Techniques of Music
|MT 90 - MT 146||
Analysis and Appreciation of Musical Works
Here is a (by no mean exhaustive!) selection of books relating to music education from Carmichael Library's catalog.