International Bibliography of Discographies

The International Bibliography of Discographies (IBD) is a searchable e-resource containing entries for current and historical works of discography. The focus is on commercial published recordings, but discographies of unpublished recordings, transcription discs and field recordings are also included in the bibliography. In the IBD you will find label, artist, genre and national discographies in multiple languages and formats (books, articles, CD-ROMs, PDFs, websites, databases), as well as record label catalogs. Our objective is to give researchers and collectors one resource for finding information about published discographies, and also, when available, unpublished work in progress. The IBD was created in 2017 by the Discography Committee of the International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives (IASA), and it is now a collaborative project with individual and institutional contributors around the world.

Each entry in the IBD corresponds to one work of discography, whether originally a print journal article or a large online database. Commercial record catalogs currently appear alongside discographies, though they will likely be moved to a separate section eventually. Each discography entry includes title, author, publication date and a note about availability (or a link to an online version) on the initial results page. The title for each entry also serves as a link to more detailed information and an annotation about each discography or catalog. We have created a Digital Discography Collection at the Internet Archive to store discographies that contributors or members of our team have digitized as part of the IBD project.

Entries with digital copies at the Internet Archive show this logo:

Click here for more information on the project, including: 1) directions on how to contribute new entries to the IBD, or submit digital versions to the team; 2) a link to the Internet Archive collection; and 3) a collaborative spreadsheet of periodicals relating to discography. Work was supported by International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives, Harvard University and the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic (DKRVO 2018/47, National Museum, 00023272).


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Title Author(s) Publication Yearsort ascending Availability/Digital version
The Columbia 33000-F Irish Series: A Numerical Listing (JEMF Special Series, No. 10) Gronow, Pekka 1979
Eddie Dittke and his Boys Rainer E. Lotz 1979
Pfitzner and Marx Weber, Jerome F. 1978
Katalog: Plo?e - Kazete 1978
Die deutsche "78er"-Discographie [Achtundsiebziger-Diskographie] der Hot-Dance- und Jazz-Musik Lange, Horst H. 1978
Suomalaiset Jazzlevytykset 1932-1976 Westerberg, Hans 1978
A global discography of mammal sound Kettle, Ron; Boswall, Jeffery 1977
Katalog: Plo?e - Kazete 1977
Swiss Jazz Disco Hipenmeyer, Jean-Roland 1977
8th Day Discography Hughes, Rob 1976
African music and oral data: a catalog of field recordings, 1902-1975 Stone, Ruth M. ; Gillis, Frank J. 1976
Roll Back The Years: History of Canadian Recorded Sound and its Legacy (Genesis to 1930) Moogk, Edward B. 1975 (Reprinted in 1980)
A discography of bird sound from the Ethiopian zoogeographical region Boswall, Jeffery; Kettle, Ron 1975
A catalogue of Sterling cylinder records Carter, Sydney; Andrews, Frank; Watts, Leonard L. 1975
A supplement to a catalogue of tape and gramophone records of Australasian bird sound Boswall, Jeffery; Kettle, Ron 1975
A discography of bird sound from the Neotropical region Boswall, Jeffery; Freeman, W.P. 1974
A Discography of Bird Sound from the Nearctic Region Boswall, Jeffery; Kettle, Ron 1974
Katalog gramofonskih ploca 1 1973
Viola-Diskographie; Discographie Sur L'Alto Beaumont, François de 1973
Catalogue of Records = Katalog ozbiljne muzike 1971 1971
Paramount 12000-13000 Series Vreede, Max E. 1971
A handbook of film, theater, and television music on record, 1948-1969 Smolian, Steven 1970
British RCA Victor Complete 78 & 45 rpm Singles Catalogue, 1957-1970 1970
African music on LP: an annotated discography Merriam, Alan P. 1970
The Restful in Music Benjamin, Sr., Edward B. 1970
The Sousa Band: a discography Smart, James Robert 1970
Katalog muzi?kih izdanja djela ?lanova Udruženja kompozitora Bosne i Hercegovine 1970
Catalog of orchestral and instrumental performances on tape and transcription disc Western Sound Archive 197-
The story of rock Belz, Carl 1969
A British discography of wildlife sound Boswall, Jeffery 1969
A Discography of Bird Sound from the Antarctic Boswall, Jeffery; Prytherch, Robin J. 1969
RCA: A Complete Catalog of 4-Track Reel Tapes x 1968
Blues Records Leadbitter, Mike; Slaven, Neil; 1968
A discography of bird sound from the Ethiopian zoogeographical region Boswall, Jeffery; North, Myles E. W. 1967
A discography of Palearctic mammal sound recordings Boswall, Jeffery 1966
Arturo Toscanini: a complete discography Radio Corporation of America 1966
A discography of Palearctic insect sound recordings Boswall, Jeffery 1966
A discography of Palearctic amphibian sound recordings Boswall, Jeffery 1966
Oriole 1950-1965 1965
Villa-Lobos em discografia Museu Villa-Lobos 1965
A Catalogue of Tape and Gramophone Records of Australasian Region Bird Sound Boswall, Jeffery 1965
Vertical-cut cylinders and discs Girard, Victor James ; Barnes, Harold Melzar 1964
Medieval and Renaissance music on long-playing records Coover, James; Colvig, Richard; 1964
Foreign languages on records - Jugoton 1963
U.S. Everlasting Index Deakins, Duane 1961
Indestructible Records Index Deakins, Duane 1960
Edison Blue Amberol Index Deakins, Duane 1960
Va?clav Talich a gramofonova deska S?eda, Jaroslav; Svoboda, Otakar 1960
Edison Standard Index Deakins, Duane 1959
Cylinder Records Deakins, Duane 1958

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