Searching for Compact Discs

In this guide:
Searching the catalog
Circulating CD collection
Using streaming audio
Browse by genre

Music Recordings

Find music & other audio recordings

 

Advanced search

Use advanced search in the UO Local Catalog to look in authors or titles for composers or works. You can limit your search to recordings released in certain years, look for specific record labels (the 'publisher' box), or find spoken word recordings (under Material Type).

CDs

Go to the UO Local Catalog page.
Choose the Call # tab, then type Compact Disc CX in the Non-LC Call # box.
This will take you to the beginning of the list to browse through.

Streaming Audio

The UO Libraries subscribe to several subscription databases that offer streaming audio to UO-affiliated borrowers and on-campus users.

    American Song
    Classical Music Library
    Database of Recorded American Music (DRAM)
    Smithsonian Global Sound

Detailed descriptions are on our Streaming Audio page.

Recordings by Genre

To look for certain kinds of music, you can use a keyword or subject search.
Examples: Symphonies, Rock music, Musicals, Operas, Concertos piano

You can also browse our collection of audio recordings using our music genre search page.
If you are looking for a specific item, please try using the regular catalog search.New acquisitions

See the new additions to the Music Services collections. The list is organized by call number and usually begins with new CDs. To find the list, updated monthly, go to the UO Local Catalog, look under Catalog Services for New Acquisitions, then select Music Services. To suggest items for future purchases, please contact Ann Shaffer, music librarian.

New Acquisitions

See the new additions to the Music Services collections. The list is organized by call number and usually begins with new CDs. To find the list, updated monthly, go to the UO Local Catalog, look under Catalog Services for New Acquisitions, then select Music Services. To suggest items for future purchases, please contact Ann Shaffer, music librarian.

 

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