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Guide to Jazz: Research and Information for scholars, performers, and listeners

Search Tips for OneSearch

Recordings are fully cataloged in Ball State’s OneSearch, but sometimes it takes a little digging to find them.  Here are some pointers:

Start with the basic search, using a name or title

From the list of results, select "Library Catalog" to limit to items in the Music Collection (CDs, Books, Scores) or Educational Resources and Technology Collection (DVDs)









Select from the following Content Types:

  • Book/ebook
  • Music Recording
  • Music Score
  • Streaming Audio















For assistance in locating recorded music, contact Music Collection staff at

765-785-8188, or Amy Edmonds, the music librarian, at 765-785-5065.

Jazz CDs in the Music Collection, listed by genre and era