Similar materials as housed in the Center for American History, the Benson Latin American Collection, and the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center. See those Collection statements for further clarification.
Recordings in all these locations are supplemented by print and non-print materials in the Fine Arts Library, the Undergraduate Library Audio Visual Library, and the other collections mentioned. Duplicates and items deselected from the Undergraduate Audio Visual Library and the Fine Arts Library may be housed in the Historical Music Recordings Collection.
The Performance Library, a unit of the School of Music, provides multiple copies of performance pieces for the ensembles, choirs, and other music groups in the School, but is not open for broader use.
The Fine Arts Library maintains a compact disc collection, and a videocassette collection some of which may circulate. A phonodisc collection was added to the Fine Arts Library's holdings in 1994.