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Bellman, Jonathan.
Short Guide to Writing about Music.
New York: Longman, 2000.
[MUSIC ML 3797 .B4 2000]

Helm, E. Eugene and Albert T. Luper.
Words and Music: Form and Procedure in Theses, Dissertations, Research Papers, Book Reports, Programs, Theses, in Composition.
Totowa, NJ: European American Music Corp., 1982.
[MUSIC REF. ML 3797 .H4 ]

Irvine, Demar.
Irvine's Writing about Music. 3rd ed.
Portland, OR: Amadeus Press, 1999.
[MUSIC ML3797 .I79 1999]

Irvine, Demar.
Writing about Music: a Style Book for Reports and Theses. 2nd rev. ed.
Seattle: U of Washington Press, 1968.
[MUSIC ML 3797 .I79 1968]

Holomon, D. Kern.
Writing about music: a style sheet from the editors of 19th-Century music.
Berkeley: U of California Press, 1988.
[MUSIC REF. ML 63 .W68 1988]



    The Chicago Manual of Style. 14th ed.
    Chicago: U of Chicago Press, 1993.
    [MUSIC REF. Z 253 .U69 1993]
    (Other copies are at the reference departments in the following locations:

    Gibaldi, Joseph.
    MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers. 6th. ed.
    New York: Modern Language Association, 2003.
    [MUSIC REF. LB 2369 .G53 2003]
    (Other copies in the Knight stacks and at the Knight Reference Desk.)
    For an online version of the electronic citations with MLA, see

    Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. 5th ed.
    Washington, DC: American Psychological Association, 2001.
    [KNIGHT REF BF 76.7 .P83 2001]
    (Other copies can be found in SCIENCE REF and DOCUMENTS REF
    MUSIC REFERENCE has the 4th edition of the manual.)

    Turabian, Kate L.
    A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses and Dissertations. 6th ed.
    Chicago: U of Chicago Press, 1996.
    [MUSIC REF. LB 2369 .T8 1996]
    (Other copies are in the Knight stacks and at the reference shelves in the following locations: KNIGHT; AAA; ITC; SCIENCE)



      Mauch, James E. and Jack W. Birch.
      Guide to the Successful Thesis and Dissertation: a Handbook for Students and Faculty. 4th ed.
      New York: Marcel Dekker Inc., 1998.
      [KNIGHT REF LB 2369 .M377 1998]
      (To connect to this title online, search the UO Library's web catalog by Title)

      University of Oregon.
      Grammar and Style Guide for Publications of the University of Oregon.
      Eugene: U of Oregon, 1993.
      [KNIGHT REF. & SCI REF. Z253 .U723 1993]
      and on the web at

      U of Oregon. Graduate School.
      Style and Policy Manual for Theses & Dissertations.
      Eugene: U of Oregon, Graduate School, 1993.
      [KNIGHT REF. LB 2369 .O7a 1993]
      (Other copies in the Knight stacks and in SCIENCE REF)


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