RILM: Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale

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The World’s Writings on A World of Music

RILM is a project under the aegis of the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives, and Documentation Centres (IAML); the International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM); and the International Musicological Society (IMS). Subscriptions are available for three RILM databases:

RILM Abstracts of Music Literature - The most comprehensive bibliography of research on all types of music published anywhere in the world

RILM Abstracts of Music Literature with Full Text - RILM Abstracts enhanced with searchable, cover-to-cover, regularly updated full-text content

RILM Music Encyclopedias - A continuously expanding global online repository of music reference works 

RILM Suite of Music Resources