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RILM Abstracts of Music Literature with Full Text™ Now Available from EBSCO Information Services
Music researchers can now access one of the richest and most comprehensive full-text resources of global music research with the release of RILM abstracts of music literature with full text™ from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO).

RILM and the IAML 2016 Congress in Rome
Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM) will be an active participant at this year’s meeting of the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives, and Documentation Centres (IAML) in Rome, 3-8 July 2016.

2016 Annual Summary of RILM Activities
“RILM in 2016”, our annual summary of activities and progress, is now available. To view it, go to reports and select "2016" from the drop-down menu.

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RILM at MLA in Cincinnati
RILM would like to invite you to lunch, hosted by RILM and EBSCO, in Cincinnati at the Music Library Association's annual conference.

RILM at AMS/SMT in Milwaukee
Musicological Research in the 21st Century:
RILM’s Global Music Bibliographies

Changes in RILM access Beginning in January 2015, new subscriptions to RILM will only be available through EBSCO, and no longer through ProQuest.

Buddy Guy arrives
George “Buddy” Guy started working as a sideman for Chess Records in 1959 and quickly became a much sought-after guitarist, working with the likes…

Charlie Christian’s metric displacement
The solo guitar improvisations of Charlie Christian feature a rhythmic drive that is created to some extent by metric displacement. Transcriptions of…

Fontes artis musicae and RILM
On 23 June 2015 a group of distinguished academics and editors gathered in New York City for a conference organized by the International Association o…

RILM abstracts of music literature with full text™
Music researchers can now access one of the richest and most comprehensive full-text resources of global music research with the release of RILM abstr…

Medieval music and memory
Although writing allowed medieval composers to work out pieces in their minds, it did not make memorization redundant—rather, it allowed for new way…