View scores, books, recordings, and ephemera dating from the 18th century to the 20th, drawn from the special collections of the Loeb Music Library and the Archive of World Music. In Praise of Learning reflects our commitment to the wide-ranging academic and musical interests of the library’s users, and celebrates the continual expansion of Harvard's musical curriculum and our own collections.

Please note: For the most up-to-date access policies and visitor guidance, please visit Harvard Library Visitor Access.

Persons with disabilities who would like to request accommodations or have questions about physical access, please contact Loeb Music Library Administrative Coordinator Patricia O’Brien,, 617-998-5314.