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Our Collections

Our special collections include rare books and music scores, archival collections and audiovisual materials. Email ana@mailbox.sc.edu to set up a visit to engage with our unique resources.

Special Collections Policies

Use of the collections is restricted to those conducting serious scholarly research. UofSC ID or other photo ID required. Materials do not circulate. Access will be denied for items too fragile to use.

 

Collection Category Resources Keywords
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Benjamin Franklin V Collection Jazz Collections Finding Aid tag 1, tag2
Biographical Files Collection General Music Collections Finding Aid  
Carolina Bands Collection Music Education Collections Finding Aid
Digitized Materials
 
Claude Casey Collection Country Music Collections Finding Aid
Digitized Materials
 
David S. Shields Collection of Russian Piano Music Piano Collections Finding Aid  
Don Gillis Collection General Music Collections Finding Aid  
Dorothy K. Payne Collection Music Education Collections Finding Aid  
Edwin E. Gordon Archive Music Education Collections Digitized Materials  
Edwin Hughes Collection

Piano Collections Finding Aid
Digitized Materials
 
Edwin Hughes Collection of Henry Cowell Composition Collections Finding Aid  
Evelyn McGarrity Collection Voice Collections Finding Aid  
Felix Bauer Collection Composition Collections Finding Aid
Thematic Catalog
 
Fred Teuber Collection Brass Collections Finding Aid  
Hemrick Nathan Salley Family Sheet Music Popular Music Collections Digitized Materials  
Herbert C. Aycock Lieder Collection Voice Collections Finding Aid  
Iredell Hutton Big Band Reel-to-Collection Jazz Collections Finding Aid  
James B. Meriwether Collection of Arturo Toscanini Conducting Collections Finding Aid  
John Kenneth Adams Collection Piano Collections Finding Aid
Digitized Materials
 
L.C. Sloan Collectionof Association for Recorded Sound Collections Materials General Music Collections Finding Aid  
L'Art Decoratif de Leon Baskt Dance Collections Digitized Materials  
Lucien De Groote Collection Conducting Collections Finding Aid  
Massenet First Edition Opera Scores Opera Collections Digitized Materials  
Nick Rossi Collection Opera Collections Finding Aid  
Nick Rossi Collection of Domenico Cimarosa Opera Collections Finding Aid  
Robert W. Books Collection General Music Collections Finding Aid  
Roger Pemberton Collection Jazz Collections Finding Aid  
Sheet Music Catalog Popular Music Collections Custom Database  
South Carolina Music Collection General Music Collections Finding Aid  
Southern African American Music Collection African American Music Collections Digital Exhibit  
Walter Yeh Collection General Music Collections Finding Aid  
William D. Hay Collection General Music Collections Finding Aid  
William Gates Rich/David L. Rosmer Collection Jazz Collections Finding Aid  

 

Permissions and Copyright 

  • Permission to consult Special Collections materials does not convey the right to further reproduce or publish them. Citing, quoting or referring to materials under the provisions of the United States Copyright laws is permitted; however, extensive quotation, reproduction, and/or publishing requires the permission from the Music Library and the owners of the copyright.
  • Items requested for audio duplication, photocopying or other reproduction must be screened by a Music Librarian, both for physical condition and for possible copyright restrictions. Photocopies can only be made by a Music Library staff member. Audio, digital and photographic reproductions are for personal research only and are not to be placed in another repository without prior written permission from the Music Library.