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This LibGuide features music resources at Olympic College Libraries and beyond. The resources may be intended for different audiences (general, professional, scholarly), cover various aspects of music, cover a range of genres, and also cross over into other subject areas, including history, education, anthropology, and technology to name only a few. Use this LibGuide to explore background resources, books and eBooks, articles, websites and more. 

You can also enjoy musical performances and documentaries via AVON or by searching the library catalog.


Men playing stringed instruments while walking.

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...The effect of music is so much more powerful and penetrating than that of the other arts, for they speak only of shadows, but music speaks of the thing itself.--Arthur Schopenhauer

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