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About the Harold Schiffman Music Library




The Harold Schiffman Music Library is located in room 211 (first left after you come in the main entrance) of the Music Building. This building is located at the corner of Market and McIver streets - here are directions.


The collections of the Harold Schiffman Music Library support and enhance the teaching, research and performing activities of UNCG by providing music resources, information, and services required by students, faculty, staff, and community members. Read a biographical sketch of Harold Shiffman.

Study Stations


Phone: 336.334.5771 or 336.334.5610
Fax: 336.256.0155
Our staff
College of Visual and Performing Arts: 336.334.5789

Mailing Address

Harold Schiffman Music Library
Music Building - UNCG
PO Box 26170
Greensboro NC 27402-6170

Street Address (for deliveries)

Harold Schiffman Music Library
100 McIver Street
Greensboro NC 27402-6170 USA
Directions/Visiting the Harold Schiffman Music Library

Harold Schiffman Music Library Holdings


Scores: 47,366
Books: 23,020
Serial Titles: 3,369
Total: 73,755


Discs: 10,577
Compact Discs: 13,056
UNCG Recital Recordings: 3,747
Video Tape: 464
DVD: 694
Total: 28,538

Circulation Policies

Facilities and Equipment

There are 29 public computers located in the Harold Schiffman Music Library with access to the UNCG online catalog and various internet resources. Also the Library offers: 1 Seminar Room and 8 Graduate Carrels in the Lower Level (the Quiet Zone).

The Harold Schiffman Music Library houses:

  • 2 Turntables
  • 1 TV/VCR Player
  • 1 TV/DVD Player
  • 1 TV/DVD/VCR Player with Rolling Cart (may be checked out for classroom use)
  • A Boom Box
  • 2 Book Scanners
  • 1 Copier/Scanner
  • 1 B&W and Color Printer