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When looking for resources, first try searching our library:

http://library.tiu.edu/home

 

I-Share Search

If we do not have the item that you need, try searching other Illinois universities.  Requests take 3-5 days to arrive:

https://vufind.carli.illinois.edu/all/vf/

Instructions on how to use I-Share can be found here:

http://library.tiu.edu/ill/ishare/requestitem

 

WorldShare Search

If neither our library nor I-Share has the item that you need, then try WorldShare to search libraries throughout the United States.  WorldShare requests average 2 weeks to arrive, so plan accordingly.  Instructions on how to use WorldShare can be found here:

http://library.tiu.edu/ill/worldshare

Citing Your Resources

Trinity International University's Music Department encourages its students to use the Chicago Manual of Style format to cite their papers.

Chicago Manual of Style Onlinehttps://vufind.carli.illinois.edu/vf-tiu/Record/tiu_667016

To access the page of very detailed citations, click The Chicago Manual of Style Contents Part Three. Source Citations and Indexes14. Notes and BibliographyBibliographies


Books

Bibliography:

Brown, David. Tchaikovsky: The Man and His Music. New York: Pegasus Books, 2007.


Footnote:

1. David Brown, Tchaikovsky: The Man and His Music (New York: Pegasus Books, 2007), 45.


More Examples: 14.75: One Author

https://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/book/ed17/part3/ch14/psec075.html


Music Scores

Bibliography

Gershwin, George. Selections from Porgy and Bess. Libretto by DuBose Heyward.

     Lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin. Secaucus, NJ: Warner Brothers, 1992.


Footnote:

1. George Gershwin, Selections from Porgy and Bess, libretto by DuBose Heyward, lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin (Secaucus, NJ: Warner Brothers, 1992).


More Examples: 14.255: Published scores

https://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/book/ed17/part3/ch14/psec255.html


Physical Recordings (CDs, DVDs, LPs, videocassettes, etc.)

  • Bibliography:
  • Handel, George Frideric. Messiah,. King's Choir College, Cambridge. David Willcocks. With James Bowman, Robert Tear,
  •      Benjamin Luxon, et al. Recorded July 1971 and 1972. EMI 637852-7, 1992, 2 compact discs.

    Footnote:

1. George Frideric Handel, Messiah, King's Choir College, Cambridge, David Willcocks, with James Bowman, Robert Tear, Benjamin Luxon, et al., recorded July 1971 and 1972, EMI 637852-7, 1992, compact disc.


More Examples: 14.263: Musical recordings

https://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/book/ed17/part3/ch14/psec263.html


Electronic Recordings of a Performance (iTunes, Naxos, Spotify, YouTube, Vimeo, etc.)

Bibliography: 

"Beethoven 9 - Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Riccardo Muti." Riccardo Muti.

     With the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. YouTube, May 8, 2015. Video,

     1:21:22. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rOjHhS5MtvA.


Footnote:

1. "Beethoven 9 - Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Riccardo Muti," Riccardo Mutti, with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, May 8, 2015, video, 1:21:22, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rOjHhS5MtvA..


More Examples: 14.267: Videos, podcasts, and other online multimedia:

https://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/book/ed17/part3/ch14/psec267.html


Entry from Grove Online (Oxford Music Online)

Grove Music Online is also called Oxford Music Online.  It can be accessed from here: https://library.tiu.edu/az.php?a=o&q=oxford%20music

Bibliography:

Grove Music Online. s.v. 'Paderewski, Ignacy Jan." Accessed September 14, 2018.

     https://doi.org/10.1093/gmo/9781561592630.article.20672.


Footnote:

1. Grove Music Online, s.v. "Paderewski, Ignacy Jan," by Jim Samson, accessed September 14, 2018, https://doi.org/10.1093/gmo/9781561592630.article.20672.


More Examples: 14.233: Reference works consulted online

https://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/book/ed17/part3/ch14/psec267.html


Article from a Periodical or Journal

Articles can be found by selecting the "Articles" tab in our library's search box.

Bibliography:

Lizotte, Tom. "Improvisation in Beginning Jazz Combos." The Instrumentalist 71, no. 1 (2016): 36.


Footnote:

1. Tom Lizotte, "Improvisation in Beginning Jazz Combos," The Instrumentalist 71, no. 1 (2016): 36.


More Examples: 14.171: Journal volume, issue, and date

https://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/book/ed17/part3/ch14/psec171.html


Website

Bibliography:

"Verdi." Classic FM. Accessed September 14, 2018. https://www.classicfm.com/composers/verdi/.


Footnote:

1. "Verdi," Classic FM, accessed September 14, 2018, https://www.classicfm.com/composers/verdi/.


More Examples: 14.207: Citing web pages and websites

https://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/book/ed17/part3/ch14/psec207.html