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COLA 100 sec. 1015 Country Music in American History (McMahon): Library Guides

Primary source collections

Academic books and journals

The UNLV Libraries QuickSearch is a great starting point for finding e-books and articles published in academic journals.

Recent and historical newspapers

Use the date range limit to narrow your search to a relevant time period. 

Search for articles published in popular magazines and journals from different times in history.

These links allow you to search across multiple databases at the same time.

Bonus resources for public library cardholders

If you have a Las Vegas - Clark County Library District card, you can access their subscription to Rock's Backpages, a database of music journalism that includes interviews, essays, obituaries and more. They also give cardholders access to Qello Concerts, a collection of music documentaries and concert films.

Oral Histories

Reviews & industry news


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