Mendel Music Library

Mendel Music Library

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Today's Hours

  • Open 8:30 am to 7:45 pm
    For summer, holidays or recess hours, please consult the full schedule

Summer Hours

May 23 to Sept. 7

MONDAY 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
TUESDAY 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
WEDNESDAY 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
THURSDAY 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
FRIDAY 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
SATURDAY 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
SUNDAY 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please note that the library doors are locked 15 minutes prior to the closing times listed above.

Contact Us

Welcome to the Mendel Music Library

This library holds books, scores, microfilms, and sound and video recordings focused on all aspects of classical, popular, and world music, jazz, and dance, and offers playing and viewing equipment for all media formats.

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Featured Resource

Princeton faculty, students and staff can now access Digital Theatre Plus!
This newly-launched streaming video service offers five categories of content:

PRODUCTIONS Recent British theater productions captured authentically onscreen in high definition
MAKING THEATRE Go behind the scenes and learn about the creative, productive, technical, and theater management teams
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TEACHING SUPPORT Practical methods of teaching play texts in the classroom
COLLECTIONS Performance collections like the Royal Opera House, Shakespeare's Globe, and the Broadway Digital Archive


Microfilm/fiche Reader
Printers (B&W)
Study Carrels