Tag Archives: music

New books in the Library

Sue Tytler is the Academic Liaison Librarian for Media Practice, Music Technology and Musical Instrument Making, Graphic Design, Illustration, Furniture and Product Design, and Textile Design. You can view lists of the latest new books added to stock in these … Continue reading

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Legal download sites: e-books, music and film

The Content Map is a UK-based guide to legal digital services. The website recommends legitimate sites where you can download or stream e-books, films, music and video games. The Content Map provides direct links to the legal sites or services.

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Copyright-free music

Commercial Road Library has a selection of copyright-free music in CD format. The  musical themes range from ‘Romantic’ to ‘Folksy’. I would imagine these would be useful to students as background music in  film, animation or fine art projects. The … Continue reading

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Archives Hub

The Archives Hub is an easy to use website which makes it possible to search for  subjects across a wide range of UK archives. The Hub  is an invaluable tool to help discover the location of primary research materials for … Continue reading

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Arts on Film Archive

Arts on Film Archive offers on-line access to UK documentary films on art made since the 1950s. A valuable primary research resource and record of British and international post-war art. The database of over450 films is searchable and the results … Continue reading

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Dazed Digital

Dazed Digital is a free online offshoot of the long-established Dazed and Confused magazine. Editorial, features and interviews reflect new directions in arts & culture; fashion, photography, illustration, music & film.  The Projects section offers opportunities to participate in various … Continue reading

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Arts Council’s new showcase

With the slogan The Arts – Live, Free and On Demand The Space digital arts platform sets out to provide a constantly updated supply of cultural viewing and listening. Developed by the Arts Council England and the BBC,  The Space … Continue reading

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1.4 adverts & music video

1.4 is a website/blog with regular updates of selected creative work in advertising and music video. The site includes video interviews with advertising directors, and others working in creative production companies. Browse, or use the tag index.

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Architecture and Spatial Design Summer Exhibition

Song Dong ‘Waste Not’  ASD Real Time Private View: Thursday 28 June 2012 6.30 – 10.00pm open to the public: Friday 29 June  – Thursday 12 July 2012 Monday to Friday 10.00 – 6.00pm Saturday 11.00 – 3.00pm Faculty of Architecture and Spatial Design London Metropolitan University Spring … Continue reading

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Featured journal: American Lutherie

LondonMet has a long history of teaching musical instrument making but this is the first mention on the blog.  The students’ beautifully crafted string instruments are a popular feature of the summer show at Commercial Road. The Library has a … Continue reading

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