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Welcome to the Alfred Whitehead Music Library!

Novanet: Start your research here.

Quick search for books, ebooks, articles, movies, music & more

Looking for a specific musical work? 
Tip: Search using composer name and title words.  Example: mozart AND nozze (with AND in upper case).

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You can search for scores in Novanet

Can't find the score you are looking for? Check one of our digital scores services like the Classical Scores Library, IMSLP, or nkoda (contact the Music Library for access). Still having trouble? Contact the Music Library for help!

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Spring/Summer Hours:

Monday–Friday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Temporary Closures:

Monday May 30: Closed

Monday June 20: Closed

Thursday June 23: Closed

Monday June 27: Closed

Requests for music library materials outside of open hours can be made using the library catalogue.

For all other inquiries, please contact

If you have a research question, please email us at, contact Gavin Goodwin, Creative Arts Librarian, or contact the Research Help Desk at

Phone:  506 364-2561


Find us:  Lower floor, Marjorie Bell Young Conservatory of Music, 134 Main Street Sackville, New Brunswick

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