Music Library

Music Library News

Christopher Bruhn has returned to the Music Library to serve as sabbatical replacement for Head Music Librarian Jennifer Oates during the Spring 2020 semester. Christopher’s regular hours are Mondays, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Tuesdays, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.; and Wednesdays, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. He is also available by appointment outside of those hours for research consultations and classroom instruction. Please email him at, or stop by and say hello!

Queens College Music LibraryPart of the Queens College Libraries and housed in the Aaron Copland School of Music, the Queens College Music Library has evolved into a first-class research facility and is the largest music collection in the CUNY system. The Music Library is located on two levels in the Aaron Copland School of Music and contains over 35,000 scores, 30,000 books and 20,000 sound recordings as well as a computer lab, book scanner, and circulating laptops and iPads. The reference collection, including complete works of composers and monuments of music, is one of the best in the New York City area. Special Collections, in the Benjamin Rosenthal Library, holds the Karol Rathaus Archives, the K. Robert Schwarz Papers, and the Leo Kraft Papers.

Location & Contact

Music Building, Room 225
65-30 Kissena Boulevard
Queens, NY 11367-1597
(tel) 718-997-3900
(fax) 718-997-3928

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