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Books about composers are located in the ML410 section downstairs in the Music Library, arranged alphabetically by composer.
You can also browse for books in the online library catalog using the following links:
Link to the Duke Libraries Catalog
Oxford Music Online
Search encyclopedia entries on all aspects of music, including composers, performers, terminology, and musical genres and forms. Includes the important Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Music
Search for annotated bibliographies to find books and articles for your topics. There are entries on Bach, Berlioz, Wagner, and Stravinsky.
To search for CD recordings, go to the Music Library Homepage and click on "Recordings Only" in the search box.