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Mary Morton Parsons Music Library

parsons' music libraryFor the 2017-18 academic year Parsons Music Library is temporariliy located in Sarah Brunet Hall, in rooms 103, 104, and 105.  We have over 13,000 CDs, 18,000 scores, and 12,000 books about all types of music and dance. Our DVD collection includes operas, musicals, dance performances, concerts, instructional programs, and documentaries.

The Music Library is a resource for all UR students, faculty, and staff; members of the community are also welcome to visit.  We have desktop and laptop computers, iPads, a printer, a photocopier, and a scanner.

We expect to return to our renovated Modlin Center facility in summer 2018.


Related Sites

Music Subject Guide

Dance Subject Guide

Music Library Course Reserves

Music Library Streaming Audio Policy

"Listening in": Music Library blog

Interlibrary Loan

Department of Music

Wireless Printing Instructions for Windows and Mac

Community Resources for Donating Music Materials

Summer 2018 Hours


Sunday: Closed
Mon. - Fri.: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Saturday: Closed

Beginning May 31, Parsons will be closed due to moving back to the Modlin Center. Reopening is scheduled for August.

Phone: (804) 289-8286


Linda Fairtile
Head, Parsons Music Library
(804) 287-6849

Melanie Armstrong
Music Library Associate
(804) 287-6894

Mailing Address

Parsons Music Library
Brunet Hall, Room 104
University of Richmond, VA 23173