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RILM abstracts of music literature with full text (RAFT) expands and enhances the unrivaled global bibliography of writings on music with the addition of a million pages of full-text content from more than 200 key periodicals. Coverage includes articles and reviews as well as obituaries, editorials, correspondence, advertisements, and news. The infographic on top of this page provides the current count of journal titles in full text; these numbers will increase monthly through the end of the year, by which time the total number of journals will reach 240, from 50 countries in 40 languages, published from the early 20th century to the present, and comprising close to 175,000 full-text records. Full publication runs back to the first issue will be present for most journals. Details of each title’s current coverage can be found in the title list below, and will be updated monthly. In addition to metadata, abstracts, and indexing curated and written by RILM's team of subject experts, RAFT offers search and browse for each full-text issue, cover to cover. RAFT is available on the EBSCOhost® platform.

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