Rock Music

                                Prepared for Mrs. Schmidt’s Music Class

 

 

 

 

A. Catalog:

         

1.     Cherokee Library Catalog: Start→ Programs  → Cherokee Library

 

2.     Cherokee Center Web Page : http://cmcweb.lr.k12.nj.us

            Cherokee Book and Audio Visual Catalog

 

Use the Subject Search: Rock Music or Rock and Roll Music

Note: In the North Media Center:

Reference 780’s are located downstairs. (R 780 DEA – R 780.92 ILL)

Nonfiction 780’s are upstairs.   Please see the cart as well.

 

 

B. Online Resources: From Media Center Homepage, use  Research Databases 

 

Start – Programs – Internet Explorer - Research Databases (Get bookmark for home access.)


Britannica Online:

Select Encylcopaedia Britannica. In the search box, type rock music. This online encyclopedia will provide an overview of rock music along with links for further investigation.

 

Discovering Collection:

This database will provide both authoritative articles and images on rock music. Use the Basic Search for rock music or for an individual composer.

 

            History Resource Center: US

Both the Subject Search and Person Search will retrieve articles on your topic. The Topic Trees presented will assist in finding information.

            EBSCOhost Masterfile Premiere:

Be sure to select Full Text.

 

C. The WEB:

 

·        Wikipedia - History of rock music- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rock_and_roll_music

·        Rock and Roll Hall of Fame - http://www.rockhall.com/timeline/ 

·        The History of Rock 'n' Roll: The Golden Decade, 1954-1963 - http://www.history-of-rock.com/

·        All Music Guide - http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg

·        American Music from 1950 - Present - http://kclibrary.nhmccd.edu/music-3.html

·        Rock 'n' Roll Links- http://oldies.about.com/cs/artistindexaz/index.htm

·        Worldwide Music resources - http://library.music.indiana.edu/music_resources/genres.html

 



 

 

 

Prepared by Mrs. Martinez, 2/06

Posted by L. D., 2/06