RILM Abstracts of Music Literature

Publication Details

  • Time-span Late 18th century - to date
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • License Information Unlimited simultaneous users licensed.
  • Publisher EBSCO
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  • Resource Types Article Database
  • Description RILM contains an extensive collection of abstracts and bibliographic records focused on music and music related subjects. International coverage of relevant articles from 10,000+ journals, many of which are not specifically devoted to music. Also provides index and abstracts to conference proceedings, Festschriften, essays, media and other types of resources. Content dates from late 18th century to the present. As of 2015, RILM includes more than 850,000 records with over 52,000 new records added every year. (Updated monthly)