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Graduate Music Program Orientation

Guide for Graduate Music students on how to navigate Jenks online and other resources.

A. Academic Journals

Jenks Library has many journals available in print and online. Browse journals in print in the 4th Floor Periodicals section or online using BrowZine. Looking for a specific journal? Search using Journal Finder.

B. How do I find an article in a specific journal?

What do you do when you see a citation in an article and you want to find that article for your own research? Watch this video to learn how to find academic journals or magazines available in print and online at Jenks Library.

C. Accessing Articles from the Web

Watch this short video on how to get access to articles you find from a web search like Google Scholar. Remember, never pay for content, the library can get it for you!

D. Music Specific Academic Journals

Many of these journals are available, in part, online. Search Journal Finder to check for online availability. All journals available in print are located in the 4th floor Periodicals section of Jenks Library. Here are some you might find particularly useful in your research.

Note: each of the links below jumps you to the journals record page in Journal Finder. To browse issues or search within, click on an access link below the title (such as ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials (EBSCO) 01/01/1983 - present) and then either drill into the specific year, volume, and issue you would like or look for the "search within link" on the left to run a keyword search within that journal. 



E. Browse for Journals using BrowZine

Download the BrowZine App!

  1. Download BrowZine by simply going to the app store for your device and search for "browzine".  It's a free download.
  2. Next, select "Gordon College - Jenks Library" from the library list. 
  3. You will be prompted to log in with your Gordon ID barcode (14-digit number on the back of your Gordon ID card) and your password. Need a password? Set your password here.
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