Popular Music Index

The popular music collection at the Patchogue-Medford Library encompasses many genres of popular music, including rock, polka, contemporary Christian, folk, blues, gospel, country, bluegrass, big band, jazz, and music from motion pictures.

This is an index to selected books of popular songs in the collection of the Patchogue-Medford Library. There are more than 100,000 entries in this index from more than 1,500 indexed books. Also included in this index are issues of Sheet Music Magazine from May 1987 on, and issues of Sing Out! Magazine from October 1966 on.

In general, this index does not include collections of songs. such as piano-vocal scores of musicals that can be easily located by consulting our main library catalog. We also have a large collection of popular music in sheet music format that can be browsed via our main library catalog.

Once you’ve found the particular song you’re looking for, or if you need help finding popular music, stop by the Reference Desk, call the Reference Desk at (631) 654-4700 x. 152 or email us.