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MUSC 892: Seminar in 20th Century Music

Welcome to the Library Resource Guide for MUSC 892 Seminar in 20th Century Music

This guide is intended to help you locate information for your research on music and the fantastic. If you need any further assistance, please contact your librarian, Rachel Crane by email at or by phone at 316-978-5078. For more information on other music-related issues, please explore the WSU Libraries subject guide for Music.

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Music and Languages Innovation Center Hours


Summer 2018 (May 12 - August 19)
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.*
Closed Saturdays and Sundays

*Closed Wednesday, July 4, in celebration of Independence Day.


Fall 2018 (August 20-December 13)

Monday - Tuesday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.* **
Wednesday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.***
Closed Saturdays and Sundays

*Closed Monday, September 3, in celebration of Labor Day. 
**Fall Break (October 15 & 16) Open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
***Closed November 22 & 23, in celebration of the Thanksgiving holiday.


The Thurlow Lieurance Memorial Music Library

The Thurlow Lieurance Memorial Music Library is located in the Music and Languages Innovation Center (MALIC), in Jardine Hall, room 313, along with the Savaiano-Cress Language Lab.  Begun as a departmental collection, the holdings were incorporated in to the University Libraries system in 1981.  The library is named in honor of composer and former dean of the Wichita State University School of Music, Thurlow Lieurance.  The collection consists of scores, sound recordings (compact discs, phonograph records and audio cassettes), music videos, and basic music reference materials. The collection's primary purpose is to support the music curriculum, therefore the acquisition of new materials emphasizes the current areas of study and performance.

The Music/Fine Arts Librarian is available to assist faculty, staff and students, as well as the general public, with their research, and is available for individual or class library instruction by prior arrangement. Please phone (316-978-3029) or e-mail in advance to arrange a mutually convenient time.

Library of Congress Classification Outline for Music

Subclass M   - Music

Subclass ML - Literature on Music

Sibclass MT - Instruction and Study

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