Music librarianship in the UK : fifty years of the British Branch of the International Association of Music Libraries /

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London : Routledge,, United Kingdom , p.1 online resource. (2020)


9781003073741 (ebook) :

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Great Britain, History., Music librarianship


Previously issued in print: Aldershot: Ashgate, 2003.Includes bibliographical references and index.A note on the contributors -- Foreword /Susi Woodhouse -- Introduction /Richard Turbet -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- 1 Fifty years of IAML(UK) /Brian Redfern and Ruth Hellen -- 2 'Shrouded in mystery': the development of music provision in public libraries in Great Britain, 1850-1950 /Malcolm Lewis -- 3 Music information skills at the University of Reading /Christopher Cipkin -- 4 'The turning wheel': training for music librarianship over 50 years /Ian Ledsham -- 5 Musaurus and MusBib /Ann Harrold and Graham Lea -- 6 'The most intricate bibliographical enigma' : understanding George Thomson (1757-1851) and his collections of national airs /Kirsteen McCue -- 7 Con Brio: a history of the Branch journal /Malcolm Jones -- 8 Making a library for IAML(UK) /John Wagstaff -- 9 The unique first edition of Byrd's Gradualia in York Minster Library /Richard Turbet -- 10 Information technology and music libraries /Julie Crawley -- 11 Larks ascending: co-operation in music libraries - the last 50 years /Pamela Thompson -- 12 Cecilia: towards a map of the music resource of the UK and Ireland /Paul Andrews -- 13 Greater than the sum of its parts: towards a national service for music performance material /Malcolm Jones and John Gough -- 14 International outreach: fireworks of the 1990s? /Roger Taylor -- 15 Things to come - or, ignorance is not Bliss so don't shoot the messenger! /Eric Cooper -- Index.Description based on CIP data; resource not viewed.