Music Collections


Located in: Tomás Rivera Library

The UCR Library has a large collection of resources for the study of music and performance, including scores, recordings, media, books, and journals. Available media includes CDs, LPs, DVDs, and more; listening and viewing equipment is also available in the Rivera Library.

Specialized collections include the Dexter Thomas Jr. Collection of Japanese Hip Hop, Latin American & Iberian Music collections, study scores, and carillon music.

Online resources include Bloomsbury Popular Music, Ethnomusicology: Global Field Recordings, Grove Music Online, the Naxos Music Library, Smithsonian Global Sound, and more.

Subject Areas
  • Arts & Humanities

Carla Arbagey Collection Strategist for Arts & Humanities

Contact Department

Collection Strategies