Academic Studies

Study-relevant links for the Musicology study courses


Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM)
(can only be used in the Folkwang Library)
Répertoire International des Sources Musicales (RISM)
DigiBib Online Library Catalogue (international)
(can only be used in the Folkwang Library)
Virtual Musicology Specialist Library (VIFA Musik)
Search database for several library catalogues or databases
Karlsruhe Virtual Catalogue (KVK)
international online library catalogue
IMSLP – Online music library
Downloading of music free of charge
Pocket dictionary of musical terminology


The Society for Music Research
Umbrella Organisation of Musicology Students (DVSM)

Job vacancies / Internships:

Kulturmanagement Network
a particularly excellent website when looking for internships in the cultural sector:
Job market for graduates, mainly a university service:
Job market and internships for the entire cultural sector, as well as a "Musician’s Market" (instrument, musician seeks musician, musical scores/books, mugging, teaching):

Job- and internship market of "Deutscher Bühnenvereins für Theater und Orchester: