June 2020 Stats:
RILM Abstracts
1,320,382 records
RILM Abstracts with Full Text
352,317 full-text records
RILM Music Encyclopedias
311,064 entries
Index to Printed Music
579,476 records
1451 posts
RILM Music Encyclopedias

RILM Music Encyclopedias is an ever-expanding full-text compilation of reference works that facilitates unprecedented federated searches. In 2020, the collection includes 57 titles published from 1775 to the present and comprising over 330,000 entries. This extensive global resource is designed to meet the teaching, learning, and research needs of the international music community. It provides comprehensive encyclopedic coverage of the most important fields and subject areas of historical musicology, ethnomusicology, and theory, with topics ranging from popular music and rock, opera, instruments, blues and gospel, to recorded music and women composers. Its content spans multiple countries and languages—currently English, German, French, Italian, Czech, Dutch, Greek, Portuguese, Slovak, and Spanish. As of February 2020, RILM Music Encyclopedias is also available on RILM’s innovative platform, Egret, offering advanced, custom-designed search and browse capabilities at rme.rilm.org.

For inquiries and suggestions, please contact encyclopedias@rilm.org.

For trials, sales, and subscription terms (RILM platform), please contact encyclopedias@rilm.org.

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