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Useful LC Subject Headings (Descriptors)

UWRF Library Catalog uses:
Library of Congress (LC) Subject Headings/Descriptors:

Here are some useful search terms and combinations:
(LC Subject Headings are in BOLD!)

(no need to capitalize when doing online searching)

Accreditation (Education)

Accreditation -- Law and legislation

Active learning

Arts -- Study and teaching -- Standards -- United States

Block scheduling (Education)

block scheduling and music

block scheduling and school*

Charter schools

Child development -- Bibliography

Classroom management

Cognition disorders in children

Cognition in adolescence

Cognition in children

Cognitive learning

Cognitive styles


Early childhood education


Education -- Standards

Education, Primary

Education, Secondary--United States

Educational surveys

Effective teaching

Experiential learning

Formal discipline

Inclusive education

instruction and study


Jaques-Dalcroze, Emile, 1865-1950

Kodaly, Zoltan,1882-1967

Laban, Rudolf von, 1879-1958


Learning disabilities

Magnet schools -- United States

Mainstreaming in education

Middle school teaching

Middle schools

Movement, Psychology of

Multiple intelligences

multiple intelligences and music

Music and technology

Music appreciation

music education

Music in physical education

Music -- Instruction and study -- Juvenile

Music -- Instruction and study -- Standards -- United States

Music - Instruction and study - United States - History

Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics

Music teachers  -- Rating of - United States

non performance

Orff, Carl, 1895-1982.

Private schools

Public schools

Schedules, School

School music - Instruction and study

School music -- Public relations

School music supervision

School year--United States

schools and performance

Student teachers -- Supervision of

Student teaching

students and inclusion and music

study and teaching


technology and public schools

Year-round schools

Useful LC Call Numbers

School music:  M1992+

            Bibliography:  ML128.S25

                        Discography:  ML156.4.S4



                                    Instruction and study:  MT1918+

                                    Song books:  M1994+

                                    Songs:  M1994.5+

Musical Instruction and Study:

Theory of musical instruction and study (Pedagogies):  MT1

History and criticism:

            General:  MT2

            Music study by Americans in Europe:  MT2.5

            By region or country, A-Z:  MT3

Teachers' - supervisors' manuals, etc.:  MT10

Music in special education:  MT17

Music therapy:  ML3920

Special methods:

            Galin-Paris-Chevé:  MT20

            Jaques-Dalcroze:  MT22

Band instruction and study:

            General:  MT733

            Marching bands and maneuvers:  MT733.4

            Drum majoring:  MT733.5

            Baton twirling:  MT733.6

Instrumental techniques:

            Instruction and study for children:

                        Orchestral music, chamber music, etc.:  MT810

Singing and voice culture:

            Techniques for children:

                        General:  MT898

                        Systems and methods:  MT900

                        Special techniques:  MT905

                        Choir training:  MT915

                        School (General)  MT918


                                    General:  MT920

                                    Methods and exercises:  MT925

                                    Elementary schools.  Junior high schools.  High schools.

                                    General:  MT930

                                    Methods (Vocal):  MT935

                                    Outlines of courses, etc.:  MT936

                                    Methods and exercises (Instrumental):  MT937

                                    Studies and exercises: 

                                                General:  MT945

                                                Action and drill music games:  MT949

                                                Other:  MT949