Primary Databases for Music
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Public Domain Music Scores
Note: Music scores in the public domain are usually editions published before 1923.

International Music Score Library Project (IMSLP)
Petrucci Music Library. Major database containing public domain scores; includes complete works of many composers.

Harvard College Library (Online Resources for Scholars of Music)
Repository of over 100 databases of music scores.

Sheet Music Consortium
The Sheet Music Consortium is a group of libraries working toward the goal of building an open collection of digitized sheet music using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting.

IMSLP Additional Score Databases
A list of additional score websites.
Study and Training Aids has a number of free tools for learning basic music theory, including customizable ear training sessions, elementary notation, rhythm and meter, and key signatures. is a web site dedicated to the study and practice of music theory. has been developed by José Rodríguez Alvira.

Peter Schubert Videos
Videos from Musicologist Peter Schubert.

Dolmetsch Foundation's Music Theory and History Online
Online resource for the basics of notation, meter and rhythm, chord structures, etc.

Hymnological Resources
In partnership with The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada, now houses the Dictionary of North American Hymnology -- making the most complete database of North American hymnody on the planet.