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A guide to the resources available at Edinburgh University Library and beyond, to support Jazz studies.

Library Services Update 2021-22

This Library Services page will be kept up to date with information about access to the library collections, online access to teaching resources and how to get further help.

Academic Support Librarian for Music

New! Race and Decolonial Studies Guide

The Academic Support Librarian team have created a new Libguide giving advice and guidance on resources relating to race studies, decolonising the curriculum, and matters relating to EDI (Equality, Diversity and Inclusion). You can go to it here:

New resource! Qwest TV!

We are delighted to announce that as of September 2020 we now have free access for 12 months, to Quincy Jones' Qwest TV EDU. 

Qwest TV is a brand new video streaming service dedicated to jazz, soul, funk and world music performances and documentaries.

For access go to the Music databases here.

Make sure you are registered with the VPN service and have the VPN switched on to access our databases remotely.


Main Library

Keep up-to-date with the Library!


Databases for Jazz

Additional online resources

Jazz Archives


Course resource lists


Avoiding plagiarism

Looking for images?

Looking for theses and dissertations?

We have various databases dedicated to searching for theses and dissertations.