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Library Specialist

Fine Arts Audiovisual Funds (Art, Music and Theatre and Dance)



I. Purpose:
To support teaching and research in courses offered by the College of Fine Arts. The Art Bibliographer orders visual and computer materials, including CD-ROMs, for art disciplines from the Art Audio Visual section of the art funds. The Theatre/Dance bibliographer orders visual and computer materials in those areas from Theatre/Dance Audio Visual funds. The Audio Visual Materials Librarian orders music and other audio and visual titles from the Fine Arts Audio Visual funds.

II. General Collection Guidelines:
A. Languages: No restrictions.

B. Chronological Guidelines: No restrictions.

C. Geographical Guidelines: No restrictions.

D. Treatment of Subject: No specifics.

E. Types of Materials: Formats include Video cassette (VHS, U-matic, BETA, Super VHS, 8MM), Videodisc, Compact disc, Phonodisc, Audio Cassette, Reel-to-reel (2 track and 1/4 track), software, CD-ROM, DAT.

F. Date of Publication: No restrictions.

G. Other General Considerations:: The Historical Music Recordings Collection is The University of Texas Libraries' depository for the majority of its archival non-book media and as such actively collect older materials in formats no longer widely in use. The collections also preserves unique material regardless of either the date of publication or format.

III. Observations and Qualifications by Subject and LC Class:

SUBJECT LC CLASS LOCATION CDP [NCIP] COLLECTING LEVEL BIBLIOGRAPHER
Theatre - Fine Arts Library A[1] Theatre/Dance
Dance - Fine Arts Library B[2] Theatre/Dance
Art Music - Fine Arts LibraryB-C[2-3] Audio Visual
Classical (Western tradition) music: See Footnote 1. - Fine Arts LibraryC[3] Audio Visual
Popular music (Current, Blues, Country, Austin): See Footnote 2 - Fine Arts LibraryA[1] Audio Visual
Jazz: See Footnote 3 - Fine Arts LibraryA[1] Audio Visual
Film Music: See Footnote 4 - Fine Arts LibraryA[1] Audio Visual
Music Theatre: See Footnote 5 - Fine Arts LibraryA[1] Audio Visual
Ethnic (includes Folk Music and Non-Western Art Music): See Footnote 6 - Fine Arts LibraryB[2] Audio Visual
Art History - Fine Arts LibraryB[2] Art
Video and Performance Art (includes Analog and Computer Graphics) - Fine Arts LibraryB[2] Art
Oral History: See Footnote 7 - Fine Arts LibraryA[1] Audio Visual
Latin American Composers: See Footnote 8 - - --

Footnote 1:
Collect as broadly as possible recordings of the works by major composers of all periods of western music. Collect several performances of major works for the purpose of stylistic comparison and evaluation. Collect the works of composers of secondary importance in western music. Collect broadly historical and scholarly anthologies, particularly of the medieval and renaissance periods.
Footnote 2:
Purchase collections and single discs of this type of music to provide historical coverage from the birth of a given genre.
Footnote 3:
Purchase collections and single discs of this type of music to provide historical coverage from the birth of a given genre.
Footnote 4:
Purchase collections and single discs of this type of music to provide historical coverage from the birth of a given genre.
Footnote 5:
Purchase collections and single discs of this type of music to provide historical coverage from the birth of a given genre.
Footnote 6:
Collect broadly collections of fold music of the Americas and selectively of European nationalities. Collect broadly recordings which are the result of field recordings of the music of all non-western cultures.
Footnote 7:
As it would apply to any of the College of Fine Arts subject disciplines.
Footnote 8:
Primary or secondary Latin American composers are collected at BLAC.


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