The Library has recordings available in physical format as well as online. All of the physical musical recordings are stored in the Automated Storage and Retrieval System (ASRS), and are requested through the Search Anything box.
Searching the JFL Collection for physical recordings:
Under the Search Anything box, click on Advanced Search.
Music Online: American Music is a history database that allows people to hear and feel the music from America's past. The database includes songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers and cowboys. Included in the database are the songs of Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests and more.
More than 23,000 tracks for listening, with reference materials featuring recordings of music from the earliest times to the present. The world’s great artists are featured, recorded by the foremost record labels. New tracks are added monthly.
Music Online: Opera in Video contains five hundred hours of the most important opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Selections represent the world’s best performers, conductors, and opera houses and are based on a work’s importance to the operatic canon.
Naxos provides a streaming video library of classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries. Watch the world's greatest opera houses, ballet companies, orchestras and artists perform on demand!