Music Library

235 Dacus Library (#36 on the campus map)


The Music Library is currently closed.

Request physical resources using OneSearch. Instructions and more information for requesting library materials can be found on the Dacus library website.

Some materials, such as titles found in the Music Education collection, may not be available for circulation.


General Information

The Music Library resources are available for loan to anyone with a valid Winthrop ID. Its collections include scores, recordings, and videos of classical music and jazz as well as reference works and other materials for the study of music theory and history. In-house facilities for listening and viewing are available.

Additional titles and resources are available through the Dacus Library. Use OneSearch, the library’s discovery service, to find books, articles, and other materials in the Music Library, the Dacus Library, and in other PASCAL libraries in South Carolina.

The Dacus Library subscribes to several music databases, including Naxos, RIML, and Oxford Music Online.


Listening and Score Reserves for courses in music are maintained in the Music Library. Contents of these reserves may be found in DOC under Professor or Course Name from "Search Reserve Lists." Professional reference service in music is available during daytime hours.

Loan Periods

Faculty and Staff: Academic Year
Students: Semester

Overdue Items

A charge of 20 per item per day is applied to overdue items, with a maximum charge of $10 per item.
Lost items will be charged to the patron. 

For more information:

Borrowing materials: Contact Dacus Library Circulation at

Reference/Library Instruction: Contact Dacus Library Reference at

Music Department: