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Music Library 101 for Distance Learning: Welcome to Music Library 101 for Distance Learning

Welcome to the Music Library 101 for Distance Learning LibGuide!

This guide was updated to highlight the resources available to you during our period of online instruction and social distancing required in response to COVID-19.

You can find LibGuides specifically created for your School of Music courses here.

In addition to this guide, please see Roy O. West Library's remote services page or contact the libraries directly at

DePauw Materials

  • If you have any DePauw Materials checked out, please keep them until we reopen.
  • You should have received an email from Lynn Hohenstein, Music Library Manager, informing you of a new due date of September 1, 2020. If you receive any overdue notices or receive any emails regarding Music Library materials, please reach out to Lynn Hohenstein ( to resolve any questions or concerns.
  • Requests for articles, book chapters, and portions of scores (e.g., a movement, a song, a part) which can be made available via remote access, may still be processed. Requests will be processed on Mondays and assessed on a case-by-case basis.
  • A Note for Graduating Seniors: DePauw Libraries will reach out in the future to determine the best method for returning library items for graduating seniors.
  • Please reach out to me ( if you have any requests or questions.

Interlibrary Loan Requests (ILL)

  • If you have interlibrary loan materials checked out, please keep them until we reopen. You will not be fined and you should disregard any overdue messages you receive.
  • At this time, we will fulfill requests for electronic materials as we can and will communicate with you when we cannot complete a request.
  • Please reach out if you have questions regarding interlibrary loan requests.

Get help from the Music Librarian

  • Research consultations will continue online (using Zoom), and you can schedule those here.
  • It doesn’t matter where you are in the research process; I’m here to help! No question or concern is too small.
  • Please reach out if you have questions regarding research consultations.

Music Librarian

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Sylvia Yang
Standard Office Hours: M-F: 9AM - 5PM
Reach out on Google Hangouts Chat or Video Conferencing:

Additional Academic Support

The Academic Resource Center is dedicated to providing a place for all students to explore academic potential and personal growth. 

ARC (The Speaking and Listening Center, The Writing Center, and the Quantitative Reasoning Center) has transitioned to support students in an online format.

Reach out if you need assistance!