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Recommended Books

I'm with the band : how to make a career in popular music in New Zealand
Mike. Chunn Jeremy Chunn; Barney Chunn. 2011

Music theory
Michael Miller. 2016

The complete idiot's guide to music composition
Michael Miller. 2005

Music entrepreneurship
Allan Dumbreck, Gayle McPherson. 2016

Composing electronic music : a new aesthetic
Curtis Roads. 2015

The complete book of guitar scales
Phil Capone. 2016

The New Music Industries : Disruption and Discovery
Diane Hughes, Mark Evans, Guy Morrow, and Sarah Keith. 2016

Practical recording techniques : the step-by-step approach to professional audio recording
Bruce. Bartlett Jenny Bartlett. 2013

Audio culture : readings in modern music
Christoph Cox; Daniel Warner. 2017

The new analog : listening and reconnecting in a digital world
Damon Krukowski. 2017


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Journal articles are written by experts in the field and are an excellent source for current and original research; often on quite specific aspects of a topic. Databases provide you with access to an increasing amount of articles which will help you find comprehensive information on your chosen topic.

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Print Journals

Guitar World
Mix
Modern Drummer
Rolling Stone
The Wire
An independent, monthly music magazine covering a wide range of alternative, underground and non-mainstream music.

 

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Billboard
International newsweekly of music, video and home entertainment; profiles, commentary, album ratings, feature articles, marketing and reviews.
Journal of the American Musical Instrument Society
Information on the history, design, construction, restoration, and usage of musical instruments in all cultures and from all periods.
Music Theory Online
Refereed journal of the Society for Music Theory.
Music Trades
Focuses on various aspects of the music industry, from equipment to production and performance.

 

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Australia/NZ Reference Centre
Australian and New Zealand specific magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books.

Index New Zealand (INNZ)
Indexes and abstracts selected New Zealand serial publications, including newspapers and 300 journals about New Zealand and the South Pacific. Subjects include general interest material, social research, current affairs, the arts and humanities. Coverage is from 1987.

New Zealand National Union Catalogue
The New Zealand National Union Catalogue on Te Puna is maintained by the New Zealand National Library and provides access to over 10 million records for New Zealand and overseas resources (books, reports, theses, serials and conference proceedings). It lists which New Zealand libraries hold these resources.

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Genreal Databases

Credo Reference
An online library of hundreds of reference books including encyclopaedias, dictionaries, thesauri, atlases, biographies, quotations and subject-specific titles. There are millions of entries, including thousands of images and audio pronunciation files. Contributing publishers include Routledge, SAGE, Cambridge University Press, Wiley, Elsevier and many others. Additional features include Mind Map and Topic Pages, plus links to the EIT library catalogue and databases.

Ebook Central
A collection of over 30,000 full-text e-book titles covering a wide range of academic subjects.

Biography in Context
Full-text biographical information on famous people, both historical and current.

InfoTrac OneFile
Full-text news and periodical content on a wide range of topics from general interest magazines, academic journals, business and technology publications, law journals, health care periodicals, newspapers and newswire services. Updated daily.

MasterFILE Complete
Multidisciplinary database providing full-text of nearly 2,000 general reference publications back to 1975. Includes full text reference books, biographies, primary source documents, and an image collection of photos, maps and flags. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.

ProQuest Central
ProQuest Central is a large multidisciplinary research resource combining more than 28 databases and covering more than 20,000 periodicals plus many other scholarly resources. Content is from scholarly journals, trade publications, company reports, dissertations, newspapers, newsletters, and newswires. Over 160 subject areas are covered including business and economics, health and medical (including nursing), education, social sciences, psychology, humanities, technology, science and more.

 

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ProQuest Central The Arts
Search ProQuest Central's arts databases including the arts research library which contains a diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers. Subjects covered include music, theatre, film, dance, architecture and design.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


These websites have been chosen by your subject librarian to provide you with a relevant selection of online resources. When searching for other online resources evaluate them and think critically about the information presented;

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Musicworks
Complete musical instrument sales & service.

Music Production Guide
Promotes the art of music production and engineering.

New Zealand Music Commission
Supports the growth of the music industry in New Zealand, both culturally and economically, at home and abroad.

SOUNZ: Centre for New Zealand Music
Champions the music of Aotearoa/New Zealand by collecting and curating resources and connecting them with audiences.

ideaschool---Music
EIT's ideaschool staff and students work

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Everyone is aware of YouTube but as a student of EIT you also have access to the below resources to locate quality content.

If you do use YouTube, or other online video content, remember to critically evaluate the material you find:

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etv

Click here to see eTV, a new resource you can access from the Library. The On Demand section lets you view and download recordings from TV and videos kept in the Library and Shop.The Live Channels feature lets you live stream TV channels. Use My eTV to store your favourite programmes, personal details and saved searches.
Go to the eTV website and choose 'Login or Register'. If you have not used eTV before click 'Register Now' and complete the form to create your own login and password. Make sure to select 'Eastern Institute of Technology' as the institute name.

Please see the eTV Student Guide for help using eTV.

Please see the eTV Staff Guide for help to embed an eTV episode into your EIT Online course.

eTV Programmes
Composing and Producing Electronic Music
Give it a Whirl: Women in New Zealand Music
Led Zeppelin: Down the Tracks
Unsung Heroes of Māori Music
Studio Recording vs Live Performance: Rock Drums

 

Lynda.com has a large number of video learning resources in business, design, marketing, photography, video, music, animation, education, IT, software and much more. Lynda.com can be used to improve your technology skills, or other skills required as part of your coursework - take a look or talk to your tutor to discuss what might complement your learning.

 


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