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Yale libraries will be closed Nov. 25 – Jan. 5. Online services and access to library materials will continue. See COVID-19 library updates.

Music Library Services for Faculty: Home

Services and resources, aimed at Yale faculty


The staff of the Gilmore Music Library look forward to serving you and your students.  This guide briefly describes some of our essential services.  More information is available on our website. Please contact us if you have any questions.

Director, Ruthann McTyre (, telephone 203-432-0495)

Purchase Requests

We purchase music material upon request for course reserves and for research.  Many books, scores, and recordings arrive upon publication through prior arrangement with vendors and publishers.  Use the Purchase Request form below or or write to

Music Research Starting Points

Music Librarian for Reference and Instruction

Suzanne Lovejoy's picture
Suzanne Lovejoy
Music Library, Sterling Memorial Library
Virtual office hours 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. weekdays
(203) 432-0497