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Print Publications

Browse our publications from the style manual and retrospective bibliographies to a collection of scholarly essays in the histories of academic disciplines

RILM Retrospectives

Since 1972 RILM has been publishing topical bibliographies. The two most recent volumes in RILM’s Retrospective series are Speaking of Music: Music Conferences 1835–1966 and Liber Amicorum: Festschriften for Music Scholars and Nonmusicians, 1840–1966.

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RILM Perspectives

RILM Perspectives is a series of conference proceedings sponsored by RILM, exploring major issues in music studies. The inaugural volume, Music’s Intellectual History, documents the conference inspired by the publication of Speaking of Music: Music Conferences, 1835–1966.

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RILM’s Style Manual

A comprehensive guide that addresses special problems faced by writers on music.

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