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Music

This guide covers the different types of music resources available at Milner Library.

Sibelius Notation Software

Milner Library has one computer loaded with Sibelius notation software (version 7.5), along with a MIDI keyboard. This computer is located in the Floor 2 Computer Lab, under the Multimedia Editing Sign. Log in with your ULID and password.

Help with Sibelius:

  • Link to Sibelius 7 documentation
  • To save a score as a PDF...
    • Open score (.SIB file) in Sibelius
    • File-->Print
    • Select CutePDF Writer as the printer
    • Make sure "print to file" option is not checked
    • Click OK
    • Save the file as a PDF to the location of your choice
  • Contact the music librarian for further assistance: 309-438-5464 or anne.shelley@ilstu.edu

Soundproof Booth

Milner Library has a soundproof Wenger studio booth! The booth is located in the northwest corner of the sixth floor; it is unlocked and can be used any time the library is open. Patrons can use this space for recording audio and video projects in a sound-controlled environment. The booth contains a multimedia computer loaded with audio and video editing software, as well as desktop and web publishing software.

Listening Station

A turntable, cassette tape deck, and CD player are located in the multimedia center on Floor 2. Patrons may check out headphones at the circulation desk.