Interlibrary Loan can supply you with book chapters or journal articles in .pdf format. For faculty off-campus, ILL can also scan chapters and articles from print resources here at Bracken (Faculty Document Delivery)
Ask a Librarian services include many off-campus options: phone, e-mail, text message, and live chat. And of course, I am always available for phone or e-mail consultation, too.
Distance Education Services are available if you have registered for an electronic-only course.
E-Books: The Library has a select number of recent books available online, plus thousands of historical books. To find them, use Advanced Search in CardCat, and then select "e-book" as the format after filling in other search terms. Topics include Music Education, Opera History, and multi-disciplinary studies.
Subject Guides: The subject guides for music include online subscription resources as well as select open access websites.
Let us help you stay on track!
For many students, summer means going without lessons in their primary performance medium. They may be back home, away from university-level instruction or on-campus while their teacher is abroad performing in a summer music festival.
The library has books and magazines for almost every instrument, often with performance tips or exercises to help you progress in your technique. Look for these subjects if you need motivation:
Music -- Psychological Aspects
...and these books:
MT 1 .S44 2009
Practicing for Artistic Success, by Burton Kaplan
MT 170 .K37 2004
The General Collection has self-help for time management and the mental side of athletic training, which may apply to musicians as well:
BF 637 .S8 C68 2004
BF 637 .S8 C68 1990 (first edition)
BF 335 .D775 2012 & Non-Fiction Best-Sellers Collection
BF 773 .D85 2006
GV 706.4 .O73 2000
These e-books can help you manage your time and yourself:
Ready, Set, Organize! A Workbook for the Organizationally Challenged (online ebook)
The 26-Hour Day: How to Gain At Least Two Hours a Day with Time Control (online ebook)http://www.bsu.edu/libraries/askalibrarian/