Reading Room / Book Collection

The Center's Reading Room houses a collection of over 11,000 scores, reference works, discographies, and biographical, historical, and critical works, covering every genre of American popular music, as well as books and directories related to the music industry. This collection may be searched via the online catalog of MTSU's James E. Walker Library. 

Search the Reading Room Collection

To limit your search to materials in the Center's Reading Room, use Walker Library's Advanced  Search and select the Center for Popular Music as the Location  before performing your search.

Helpful Research Resource: Walker Library Libguides

Use these libguides created by librarians at Walker library to assist your music or media research. Libguides provide easy access to resources, suggest topics and places to find research information, and put all this information in one place for easy access.



Spring Fed
CPM Store Button
American Guitar Button
Hedrick Collection Link
American Vernacular Music Manuscripts
Soul of a Songwriter
Charles K. Wolfe
My Homeland Tennessee
Sam T Lucas
Kenneth S. Goldstein 

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