Music Index. Indexing and abstracts from more than 600 journals, selective coverage for more than 200 journals, dating back to 1970.
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature with Full Text. More than 240 full-text journals spanning 50 countries and 40 languages from the early 20th century onwards; updated monthly.
Music Periodicals Database (Formerly International Index to Music Periodicals). Indexing and abstracts for hundreds of periodicals from many countries, plus full text for more than 140 of the indexed journals, some as early as 1874.
RIPM - With Full Text. Indexes more than 290 music periodicals, including articles, reviews, illustrations, music examples, advertisements, press reviews, and full text for nearly 200 rare primary source journals. New titles every six months.
RIPM Jazz Periodicals (trial subscription until May 31, 2020). An essential, unique collection of American Jazz Periodicals of great importance to any lover of jazz and its history, and a primary source reference and research tool.
Music Magazine Archive. A series of digital collections focused on a number of popular music genres.
Rock's Backpages. Interviews, feature articles, reviews on pop music of many genres, 1950s to the present.
Multidisciplinary Periodical Indexes
JSTOR. Full-text articles on the arts and humanities, including important music and dance journals.
Web of Science Citation Index. Covers several major music and dance journals. Offers cited reference searching (find articles that cite a work or works by a particular author).
Dance Periodical Indexes
Performing Arts Periodicals Database. Indexes several dozen dance periodicals from the 1970s to the present and offers indexes and abstracts of periodicals back to 1864. The full texts of recent issues of some dance journals are searchable through this database.
International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance. Includes full text for more than 100 journals, and citations, often with abstracts. Indexes articles, books, and dissertations on all aspects of theater and performance. Includes full content of the 14-volume print International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance.
New York Public Library Catalog. Includes dance periodical indexing from the late 19th century to 2001. (Do a keyword search, and then choose BOOK/TEXT in the left column.)