Play Index (H.W. Wilson)

Tue., Aug. 8
Indexes classic and historical plays, along with the works of contemporary playwrights. Play Index covers new editions and translations, and includes descriptive annotations to summarize the plot and indicate musical requirements.

Pittsburgh Jazz Musicians

Tue., Sep. 13
The artists and resources listed here serve to cement Pittsburgh's reputation as one of the most important cities in the history of jazz.

Alexander Street Press

Wed., Jun. 8
This resource is available to CLP cardholders only. Enjoy thousands of tracks across multiple genres. Stream music on your computer or using mobile playback (requires a constant internet connection). Note: When accessing this resource from outside the library enter Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh in the "Search by institution name" box. You will then be prompted to enter your Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh library card number. American Music:…

Researching Your Art (Research Guide)

Tue., May. 17
Few things are as exciting as discovering a painting that's been hiding in the attic or rediscovering one that's been on the wall for years. When you find such a "hidden treasure," all sorts of questions arise: Where did this come from? Who is this artist? Are they famous? and of course, how much is it worth?!? Where do you start?  While the folks on…

Naxos Spoken Word Library

Fri., Apr. 1
This resource is available to CLP cardholders only.   Listen to streaming audio of adult and children's classic fiction, non-fiction, plays, and poetry.  Note: When accessing from outside the library enter your library card number in the "Enter passcode" box. You must use the log out button when exiting this database, or future log-ins may be unsuccessful.

Naxos Music Library Jazz

Fri., Apr. 1
This resource is available to CLP cardholders only. Stream audio of jazz music. Part of the Naxos Music Library.  Note: When accessing from outside the library enter your library card number in the "Enter passcode" box. You must use the log out button when exiting this database, or future log-ins may be unsuccessful.

Naxos Music Library

Fri., Apr. 1
This resource is available to CLP cardholders only. Listen to over 2 million tracks of mostly classical music. Note: When accessing from outside the library enter your library card number in the "Enter passcode" box. You must use the log out button when exiting this database, or future log-ins may be unsuccessful.  

Oxford Art Online

Thu., Mar. 17
This resource is available to CLP cardholders only. Reputable art encyclopedias including: Grove Art Online The Oxford Companion to Western Art Benezit Dictionary of Artists Encyclopedia of Aesthetics The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

Drama for Students

Wed., Mar. 16
This resource is available to CLP cardholders only. Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context.

Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals

Wed., Mar. 16
This resource is available to CLP cardholders only. The Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals is a comprehensive database of current literature on American architecture and design. It is based on the multi-volume index of the same name, which was published in 1963 and collaborated by the Columbia University Avery Library collection.