Staff in the Center are happy to answer questions as you get started or set up individual appointments to help get you started on library resources.
Whether you are looking for information for a paper, background information, program notes, etc. - plan out your research inquiry by thinking through what exactly you want to discover. The worksheet linked here is an easy outline to help you think through terms before you start your search.
Here are some links and tutorials you can explore to brush up on your searching skills.
How are things organized?
Tips for piano music and piano pedagogy resources
Where are definitions for musical terms?
What databases can I access?
What if the libraries doesn't have a title I need?
Is there help for starting my paper?
How long can I keep the items I check out?