Research Guide: Music & the Brain

Finding Articles

Try using the following suggested keyword searches in the OneSearch box below:

Music AND “brain development”
Neuroscience AND music AND memory
“Music therapy” AND recovery
“Music education” AND “cognitive development”
Music AND language
Music and preferences AND emotion



Many of our psychology specific databases are available in OneSearch. You may also try these keywords in ScienceDirect.

Background Information

The following books and videos provide background information for beginning research on eating disorders.
Title Availability
Feeling Beauty: The Neuroscience of Aesthetic Experience Online Only
Handbook of Music and Emotion: Theory, Research, Applications ML3830. H1965 2011, 4th Floor
Music Instinct: How Music Works and Why We Can't Do Without It Online Only
Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain ML3830. S13 2007, 4th Floor
Perception and Cognition of Music Online Only
This is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession ML3830. L38 2006

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