Original text
Photo reproductions of the original manuscript
A document written or signed in the person’s own hand
A document completely in the hands of the composer
Musical Monuments
A scholarly edition of the music of one region or country
Critical Editions
Provide a high level of scholarship via editing and commentary
Collected Editions
Works of a single composer compiled into one publication
The study of objects in an image
Archival Records
Primary sources of an individual or organization
Finding Aid
Listings used to find material in archival or special editions
Thematic Catalog
Contains particular music repertory that includes musical incipits to aid in identification
Optical Character Recognition; scanning original archival materials to create digital copies
Institutional Repository
University published content