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MUS 3400 Conducting

Find a Music Score

To find a music score through I-Share interlibrary loan:

  1. Search for the score in All I-Share Libraries search. 

Tip: Select Advanced Search and enter the title of the score.  Click 'Any field' and select 'Title.'

        2. If the score is available from an I-Share library, click on the title and sign in to your account to request the score.

If the score is not available at an I-Share library:

  1. Click on the 'Tipasa Account' link on the library homepage.
  2. Login with your Aurora University ID and password.
  3. Click 'Create Request' and enter the information you have on the score or use the search bar to look up the score.
  4. You will receive an email indicating whether or not the library can obtain the score for you to check out.


Music Databases

Search Tips


Identify keywords for your topic and brainstorm narrower, broader, and related terms.

Example: Factors that affect academic performance in first-generation college students.

Academic Performance College First-Generation Students
Student Success Higher Education Children of Immigrants
Student Achievement University Minority Students
Learning Outcomes Community College Nontraditional Students


Boolean Operators

Typing the Boolean Operators AND, OR, and NOT into the library catalog or databases allow you to broaden or narrow your results.

Peanut butter AND jelly, only results with both terms; Peanut butter OR jelly, results with either or both terms; Peanut butter NOT jelly, results with peanut butter only, excludes results with jelly and with both terms.


Found too many results?

Add more keywords.

Adding additional keywords to your search can help to further narrow your topic.

Example: college AND first-generation students AND academic performance


Found too few results?

Use OR.

Broaden your search by using OR to link your terms.

Example: (college OR higher education OR university) AND first-generation students AND (academic performance OR student success)





Library Information

Information & Research Help

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630-844-3848 (fax)

630-796-7615 (text)

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Phillips Library

347 S. Gladstone Ave.

Aurora, Illinois


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