Get your knowledge at the library

The library have plenty of sheet music, CDs, and books on the shelves. We have gathered relevant material for your tuition at the library website.
To some of the databases you need your RAMA password. 

Become a library user

You must be a student or employee at DJM to be registered as a user of the library. This is done by contacting the library. 

RAMA's database 

You can search for books, sheet musics and you can reserve material and renew your loans. Furthermore it is possible to read projects written by other students from RAMA. Find out how you can find the projects here

Other databases

African American Music Reference
Contains sheet music, articles, and other material about different genres of African Amercian music. is a database of the items found in the stock of the danish public and research libraries

Carl Nielsen
Music scores of all Carl Nielsens works are available for download.

Choral Public Domain Library
A wiki with choir music and song music, lyrics, translations, etc.
Everyone may enter lyrics, sheet music, etc.

Classical Music Reference Library
Sheet music, articles, etc. about music history from the Middle Ages up till the 21st century from the Western world.  

Classical Scores Library
More than 9,500 titles. Releases  from among others Boosey and Hawkes, Breitkopf and Härtel, and micro film series from University Music Edition.

The Danish Book of Hymns
Alphabetical and numerical overview of hymns. Only lyrics
Only in Danish

Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online

The most comprehensive database about world music.

Database containing all Danish newspapers, daily papers, weekly papers, specialist journals, and newscasts from radio and TV. Only in Danish.

International Music Score Library Project
Here you will find older manuscripts from classical composers.

An english/danish dictionary on music subjects

Naxos Music Library
Contains classical music, contemporary instrumental music, relaxation music, world, nostalgia, Chinese music, pop and rock, folk, blues, jazz, and contemporary jazz. You can see the whole booklets as a pdf-files.

Neue Mozart Ausgabe

The digitized version of the entire Neue Mozart-Ausgabe.
You can access the dictionaries either through your PC or your smartphone. You can access the dictionaries when your are logged on the RAMA's network. You can use the following dictionaries at

  • English/Danish/English
  • English/English
  • German/Danish/English
  • French/Danish/French
  • Italian/Danish/Italian
  • Spanish/Danish/Spanish

Introduction to how you can use the dictionary at your smartphone

Oxford Music Online
Contains Encyclopedia of Popular Music, Grove Music, Oxford Dictionary of Music, Oxford Companion of Music

Real Books
Index for all Real Books

Repertoire International des Sources Musicales (RISM)

The RISM database contains references to about 700,000 music manuscripts from more than 25,000 composers mainly from before the year 1800.


Page last updated 21st of August 2018

Opening Hours at the Aarhus Library

The library is open all days and nights for students and staff members

Phone: +45 72 267 408


The library is open all days and nights for students and staff members


Bodil Jul Abildgaard tlf. 722 67 408
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Jane Mariegaard tlf. 722 67 481