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MUSIC THERAPY: PUBLISHERS

Aquarius Health Care Videos
http://www.aquariusproductions.com/
Producer of "films that help people deal with life's challenges," with a limited number related to the healing arts.

Baywood Publishing Company
http://www.baywood.com/
Publishes current research and information in the social sciences and humanities. Some topics are health policy, community health, gerontology, death and bereavement, imagery, psychiatry, and self-help, with a few titles related to the healing arts.

Brunner-Routledge
http://www.brunner-routledge.co.uk
Publishes books on clinical psychology, psychiatry, sychoanalysis, analytical psychology, therapy, counselling, mental health and other professional subjects including music therapy.

Bushy Theater, Inc.
http://www.btifilms.com/synopsis.html
Producer of documentary videos highlighting the work of pioneers in dance/movement, expressive and creative arts therapies.

Charles C. Thomas Publisher, Ltd.
http://www.ccthomas.com
For books on music therapy in their online catalog see Behavioral Sciences>>Psychiatry>>Creative Therapies

Films for the Humanities and Sciences
http://www.films.com/ffhhealth.aspx?disp=id&level=1&subjectid=1700
Produces several arts and music therapy related videos.

Jessica Kingsley Publishers
http://www.jkp.com/
Publishes in both the theory and practice of music therapy, as well as the related disciplines of art therapy, drama therapy, dance and movement therapy, storymaking, and play therapy.

John Wiley & Sons
http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/
Publishes a small number books related to art and music therapy.

Parkway Publishers
http://www.parkwaypublishers.com/Pages/parkwaypublishers.html
Publisher of a teaching aid book on expressive arts therapy.

Routledge (also see Taylor & Francis Group)
http://www.routledge-ny.com/
Publishes scholarly books in the social sciences and humanities..For books on music therapy also search under the subject Psychotherapy.

Sounds True
http://www.soundstrue.com/
Publishes audio and video materials about spiritual traditions, meditation, psychology, creativity, health and healing, self-discovery, relationships, and more and includes the healing arts.

Taylor & Francis Group
http://www.tandf.co.uk/
An international academic publisher, the Taylor & Francis Group includes a variety of imprints.
Books related to music therapy can be found by searching this website.

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MUSIC THERAPY: VENDORS/BOOKSELLERS

Alibris
http://www.alibris.com/home.cfm
Online bookstore for used and hard-to-find books, movies and music.

Amazon.com
http://www.amazon.com
Online bookstore.

Barnes and Noble
http://www.barnesandnoble.com
Online bookstore.

Fanlight Productions
http://www.fanlight.com/
Distributor of videos with an emphasis on mental health and healthcare, etc.

MMB Music, Inc.
http;//www.mmbmusic.com
 Books, tapes and videos in the areas of music, art, drama, poetry, movement/dance, and the prevention and treatment of injuries in performing artists.

Questia: the Online Library of Books and Journals
http://www.questia.com/
An online library that provides access to books and journal articles in the humanities and social sciences, plus magazine and newspaper articles.
Includes books and articles related to music therapy.

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MUSIC THERAPY: ORGANIZATIONS/ASSOCIATIONS

American Music Therapy Association, Inc.
http://www.musictherapy.org/
The mission of the American Music Therapy Association is to advance public awareness of the benefits of music therapy and increase access
to quality music therapy services in a rapidly changing world.

Arts and Healing Network
http://www.artheals.org/
The Arts and Healing Network's web site is an international resource for anyone interested in the healing potential of the arts. Includes links to books, and audio and video products.

Canadian Association for Music Therapy
http://www.musictherapy.ca/history.html
Promotes the use and development of music therapy in the treatment, education, training, and rehabilitation of children and adults suffering from emotional, physical, or mental handicaps.

Center for Training and Research in Music Therapy (ADIMU)
http://www.geocities.com/adimu.geo/english.html
A non-profit organization established in 1991. ADIMU is dedicated to promoting the development of music therapy, including training, research, the exchange of information, and international cooperation among music therapy associations, music therapists, and other related professionals.

The National Coalition of Arts Therapies Associations
http://www.ncata.com/
The National Coalition of Creative Arts Therapies Associations (NCCATA), founded in 1979, is an alliance of professional associations dedicated to the advancement of the arts as therapeutic modalities. NCCATA represents over 8000 individual members of six creative arts therapies associations.

World Federation of Music Therapy
http://www.musictherapyworld.de/
The World Federation of Music Therapy, Incorporated (WFMT) is the only international organization dedicated to the development and promotion of music therapy world wide and was established at the 5th World Congress of Music Therapy in Genoa Italy, in 1985. The principal objective of the WFMT is to act
as the International Organization for the profession of music therapy.

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MUSIC THERAPY: JOURNALS

The Arts in Psychotherapy
http://www.elsevier.com/wps/find/journaldescription.cws_home/833/description#description
This international, scholarly journal publishes articles on the theory and practice of art, dance/movement, drama, music, and poetry therapy.

British Journal of Music Therapy
http://www.bsmt.org/journal.htm
Produced jointly by the Association of Professional Music Therapists and the British Society for Music Therapy, this journal publishes articles written by music therapists on clinical work, theoretical issues and research and is published twice yearly.

International Journal of Arts Medicine
http://www.mmbmusic.com/
The official journal of The International Arts Medicine Association (IAMA) and The International Society for Music in Medicine (ISMIM) publishes scholarly articles on the creative arts and healing.

Journal of Expressive Therapy: Online Journal of The National Expressive Therapy Association
http://www.geocities.com/HotSprings/Villa/1208/index.html
This free online journal is "intended to serve as a forum for the writings of members of The National Expressive Therapy Association."

The Journal of Music Therapy
http://apt.allenpress.com/aptonline/?request=get-archive&issn=0022-2917
A forum for authoritative articles of current music therapy research and theory, including book reviews and guest editorials. An index appears in
issue four of each volume.

Music Therapy Perspectives
http://apt.allenpress.com/aptonline/?request=get-archive&issn=0734-6875
Designed to appeal to a wide readership, both inside and outside the profession of music therapy, articles focus on music therapy practice, as
well as academics and administration.

Psychotherapy.net
http://www.psychotherapy.net
A monthly web magazine for and by psychotherapists featuring interviews, articles, humor, book reviews, therapy videotapes, and other resources.

PSYCLINE : Your Guide to Psychology and Social Science Journals on the Web
http://www.psycline.org/
An index of psychology and social science journals on the web.

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MUSIC THERAPY: LISTSERVS/FORUMS

ACQNET
http://www.acqweb.org/
A moderated forum for acqusitions librarians and others interested in the acquisition of library resources.

Arts & Healing Network Bulletin Board
http://www.artheals.org/
This bulletin board has nine moderated forums including one for books,videos, and tapes. Registration is open to all.

COLLDV-L
http://alex.infomotions.com/serials/colldv-l/
Library collection development listserv.

Creative Arts Therapies International
http://www.behavior.net/bolforums/
An unmoderated forum for creative arts therapies.

Heather Hill Healing Arts Therapies Discussion Forum
http://www.heatherhill.org/forums.html
Moderated by the Director of Integrative Therapies at Heather Hill Hospital & Health Partnership, this forum includes discussion of issues related to music therapy.

The Music Therapy ListServ
http://www.musictherapy.org/listserv.html
The Music Therapy ListServ is a discussion forum where people can discuss the use of music to restore, maintain, and improve mental and physical
health.

VideoLib Electronic Discussion
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/VideoLib/
An unmoderated list, hosted by the UC Berkeley Library, whose primary focus is video collection including issues related to the selection, acquisition and evaluation of video resources.

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MUSIC THERAPY: DATABASES

Cinahl
http://www.cinahl.com/prodsvcs/cinahldb.htm
Citations, abstracts and selected full text for print and nonprint resources in nursing and allied health. By subscription only.

Education (H.W. Wilson)
http://www.hwwilson.com/databases/educat.htm
Citations, abstracts, and full text for articles in publications in the field of education. By subscription only.

Eric
http://www.eduref.org/Eric/
Citations for articles in education periodicals and for documents on ERIC microfiche. Unrestricted Access on the Internet.

International Index to Music Periodicals, Full Text Edition
http://iimpft.chadwyck.com/
An index of scholarly and popular music periodicals and other documents such as biographical profiles, conference papers, obituaries, interviews, discographies, reviews and events. By subscription only.

Medline (Pubmed)
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?db=PubMed
Citations and abstracts for over 11,000,000 articles in biomedical journals. Unrestricted access on the Internet.

Psycinfo
http://www.apa.org/psycinfo/
Database of citations and abstracts for publications about psychology and related disciplines from the 1880's to the present. By subscription only.

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MUSIC THERAPY: LIBRARY CATALOGS

Colorado State University (Fort Collins, CO) - Colorado State University Libraries
http://catalog.library.colostate.edu/

Drexel University (Philadelphia, PA) - Health Sciences Libraries Catalog
http://innopac.library.drexel.edu/search~S2/

East Carolina University (Greenville, NC) - Joyner Library
http://www.ecu.edu/cs-lib/music/index.cfm

Florida State University (Tallahasseee, FL) - Florida State University Catalog
http://fs.aleph.fcla.edu/F?RN=884679417

Howard University (Washington, DC) - Howard University Library
http://138.238.41.252/

Illinois State University (Normal, IL) - Milner Library
http://library.ilcso.illinois.edu/isu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?DB=local&PAGE=sbSearch

Immaculata University (Immaculata, PA) - Gabriele Library
http://library.immaculata.edu/

Lesley University (Cambridge, MA) - Fenway Libraries Online
http://www.lesley.edu/library/home.html

Loyola University New Orleans (New Orleans, LA) - J. Edgar & Louise S. Monroe Library
http://www.library.loyno.edu/music/index.htm

Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI) - Michigan State University Libraries
http://www.lib.msu.edu/

Montclair State University (Upper Montclair, NJ) - Harry A. Sprague Library
http://library.montclair.edu/

Naropa University (Boulder, CO) - Allen Ginsberg Library
http://naru.sirsi.net/uhtbin/cgisirsi/x/x/0/49/

New York University (New York, NY) - Bobst Library
http://www.bobcat.nyu.edu/

Ohio University (Athens, OH) - Ohio University Libraries
http://alice.library.ohiou.edu/

Radford University (Radford, VA) - McConnell Library
http://lib.radford.edu/

Shenandoah University (Winchester, VA) - Shenandoah University Libraries
http://www.su.edu/library/default.asp

Southern Methodist University (Dallas, TX) - Hamon Arts Library
http://www.smu.edu/cul/hamon/

Temple University (Philadelphia, PA) - Temple University Libraries
http://diamond.temple.edu/

Texas Woman's University (Denton, TX) - Texas Woman's University Libraries
http://www.twu.edu/library/

University of Georgia (Athens, GA) - University of Georgia Libraries
http://gil.uga.edu/

University of Iowa (Iowa City, IA) - University of Iowa Libraries
http://infohawk.uiowa.edu/ALEPH

University of Kansas (Lawrence, KS) - Thomas Gorton Music and Dance Library
http://www.lib.ku.edu

University of Miami (Coral Gables, FL) - University of Miami Libraries
http://ibisweb.miami.edu/

University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN) - University of Minnesota Libraries
http://www.lib.umn.edu/books/

University of Missouri - Kansas City (Kansas City, MO) - University of Missouri-Kansas City Libraries
http://laurel.lso.missouri.edu/

University of the Pacific (Stockton, CA) - University of the Pacific Library
http://library.uop.edu/

Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, MI) - Harper C. Maybee Music and Dance Library
http://www.wmich.edu/library/depts/music-dance/

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MUSIC THERAPY: MISCELLANEOUS

ACQWEB
http://www.acqweb.org/
Acquisitions and collection development site for librarians and others. Provides many links.

Graduate School Directories
http://www.gradschools.com/listings/menus/art_therapy_menu.html
Provides geographical lists of graduate school programs in arts therapy and creative arts therapy.

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Last revision 7-23-03