Books and documentaries that focus on Music are located in the General Collection in the "M" section. Some materials related to countries can also be found in "D" and "E" section.
"M" "D", and "E" refers to the Library of Congress call numbers, a way to shelve materials in a library.
Here are some examples
M1629 Songs, United States
M1630.18 Popular music
M1685-M1853 National music (vocal) by country
ML3544-ML3785 National music, history and criticism by country
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Below are examples of useful subject headings for searching Archway and other library catalogs.
[English names for specific instruments]
Folk music--[country name]
Folk dance music--[country name]
Folk dance music--ltaly
Indians of North America—music
Musicians--[continent, region, country, culture, or language]
Popular music -- [country]
Stringed instruments, Bowed