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Jazz: Books

A subject guide for people interested in accessing information about jazz music and musicians.

Histories and Criticism

Reference Books

Biographies

Interviews

Databases Available Through the Library

Grove Music Online
This extraordinary database offers a wealth of information about all types of music. Full-text search with advanced capabilities is available and the site features over 3000 links to related sites, including sound archives and illustrations. In addition to the regular programme of revisions and new articles, Grove Music Online has grown to include The New Grove Dictionary of Opera (published in print in 1992 and online in 1999) and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, second edition (2001).

Magazines Available Through the Library

Downbeat