RILM (Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale) is a comprehensive music bibliography featuring citations, abstracts, and indexes that can be accessed from almost all American universities and their library websites. It includes over 30,000 records of writings on popular music. If there are any books, articles, or other writings (including online articles) that you find to be missing from the database–or abstracts that are missing or unsatisfactory–please don’t hesitate to submit the relevant bibliographic information and/or a written summary to RILM online or to All original abstracts will be credited in the database.