Music Index Covers every aspect of the classical and popular worlds of music. With cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 480 periodicals, from 1970 to the present.
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature International Inventory of Musical Sources that comprehensively document surviving music sources (including manuscripts, prints, libretty, and writings about music) around the world.
Sound recordings and motion pictures that present the results of scholarly research or fieldwork are also included.
Core Psychology Databases
The following databases provide information in the health sciences, including arts and health professionals.
CINAHL Plus Primary index to the international literature of nursing and health.
Clinical Key This is a clinical search engine that supports clinical decisions and provides health information including mental health.
MEDLINE (OVID) Comprehensive index to the international literature of biomedicine including clinical practice, psychosocial issues, health care administration, medical research, nursing, and more.
PsycARTICLES A source for full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology.
Psychiatry Online From the American Psychiatric Association, this resource is for not only to psychiatrists but also psychologists and other mental health professionals. It provides the DSM Library, including the DSM-5 and DSM-5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis.
PsycINFO Abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, in behavioral science and mental health. Citations and summaries date back to early 1800s; journal coverage from 1887 to present. From the American Psychological Association.
SCOPUS An abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature, including scientific journals, books and conference proceedings, covering research topics across all scientific and technical disciplines, ranging from medicine and social sciences to arts and humanities.
Web of Science Provides current and retrospective indexing from science, social science, arts and humanities research journals published worldwide. Cited reference searching allows navigation forward and backward through the literature to trace a path of research.
For instruction for use, see Database Tutorials box, directly to the right.
"AMTA's purpose is the progressive development of the therapeutic use of music in rehabilitation, special education, and community settings...AMTA is committed to the advancement of education, training, professional standards, credentials, and research in support of the music therapy profession." South Eastern Region of the AMTA. The Palm Beach Music Therapy Institute (PBMTI) Joyful Music Association "The premiere provider of Music Therapy services in Central Florida"
"...a searchable database of board-certified music therapists and multiple resources for your practice. Created for music therapists by music therapists, we have built a site with specific tools useful to the field of music therapy. Our goal is to promote music therapy as a well-established profession and to provide support for practicing music therapists." Their site includes a blog.
"Our mission is to serve children and adults with special needs through sharing information; creating and publishing music therapy strategies; and giving workshops and presentations to professionals, parents, and students. "