Oxford Music Online

Oxford Music Online, home of Grove Music Online, is the world’s premier online music encyclopedia, offering comprehensive coverage of music, musicians, music-making, and music scholarship.


Download and Stream music for free with your Bloomfield Township Public Library card. Just enter your Library Card Number and Last Name to Stream music 3 hours/day and download up to five songs per week that you can keep forever. Choose from over 100 genres of music from the Sony Music Entertainment catalog, through a service called Freegal

African American Song

African American Song is the first online resource to document the history of African American music in an online music listening service. The collection contains a diverse range of genres such as jazz, blues, gospel, ragtime, folk songs, and narratives, among others.

American Song

American Song 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.

Jazz Music Library

Jazz Music Library will be the largest and most comprehensive collection of jazz available online — with thousands of jazz artists, ensembles, albums, and genres.

Music Online (classical, Jazz, Contemporary And American Song)

With Music Online, Alexander Street Press aims to provide the most comprehensive database In streaming audio, video, reference, and scores on the web. Music online allows users cross search all of the music databases.

Smithsonian Global Sound

Smithsonian Global Sound, produced in partnership with Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, is a virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions.