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Rock's Backpages


Rock's Backpages is the world's biggest archive of music journalism and pop writing of the last 60 years.  The library features 5,000 artists, from Elvis Presley to Beyoncé.

Comprising over 30,000 articles, the RBP library aggregates the work of over 650 of the finest writers across all popular-music genres from rockabilly to hip hop, via R&B, country and electronica (EDM).

The RBP library also includes 500 exclusive audio interviews with music legends from Jimi Hendrix to Kate Bush, via Bob Dylan, David Bowie, Joni Mitchell, Michael Jackson and Kurt Cobain.

Subscribers to Rock's Backpages include such institutions as UCLA, UCSC, UCSD, NYU, Brown, Penn State, Harvard (Perpetual Purchase) and Princeton Universities, Dallas & San Francisco Public Libraries along with such corporations as the BBC, the Oxford English Dictionary (OUP) and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

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Dates Available:  7-18-2016 to 8-7-2016


Username: ApsuRBP

Password: ApsuRock5

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Is this resource worthy of purchase for addition to the library's collection of electronic resources?

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Yes, please place it on the wish-list of potential resources: 1 votes (100%)
No, it would not be useful for research by APSU students or faculty members: 0 votes (0%)
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