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Library : Music Library


Music Department
Presser Hall
Hollins University
Roanoke, VA 24020
540-362-6516 (Music Library)


Maryke Barber
Public Services & Arts Librarian

Spring Semester Hours :

8 – 9 A.M.
5:30 - 6:30 P.M.
7:30 - 9 P.M.

8 A.M. – 12:30 P.M.
4:30 – 6 P.M.

8 - 9 A.M.
1 – 6 P.M.

8 A.M. – 12:30 P.M.
2 – 8 P.M.

8 – 9 A.M.

8 - 11 A.M.


Music Library

The Eric Rath Music Library, located on the first floor of Presser Hall, contains books about music, scores, CDs and cassettes. You will also find a listening station, with plenty of room for viewing scores and taking notes.

Search for Music Library materials:

Note: books on music and other subjects ( e.g. the sociology of blues, the history of musical theater)may also be found in the Wyndham Robertson Library (WRL). To search both the Music Library and the WRL use our find books page.

New Titles in the Music Library

Renewing and Returning Materials

Need help?

For research help or other assistance, contact Maryke Barber at 540-362-6592 or mbarber@hollins.edu.

Featured Titles

Gentleman's Guide









Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder
by Steven Lutvak
Music Lib.
M1508 .L88 G46 2014

Words Without Music








Words Without Music: a Memoir
by Philip Glass
Music Lib.
ML410 .G398 2015

music of the Stanley Brothers









The Music of the Stanley Brothers
by Gary B. Reid
Music Lib.
ML421.S73 R45 2015