E-wareness 101

E-wareness 101: Naxos Music Library

Learn more about this rich musical resource that is available from Your Online Library.

Discover Naxos Music Library

Naxos Music Library app screen

Listen to great music spanning medieval to modern and everything in between!


  • 2.1+ million tracks
  • 140,000+ albums
  • 800+ labels

Naxos Music Library (NML) can be accessed from any computer, anywhere, anytime. With the iPhone / iPod and Android mobile apps, subscribers can also access the service on the go, and the HTLM5 player can stream music though the standard internet connection of most phones and tablets.

The contents can be searched by composer, work, genre and label; by keyword search; and by a sophisticated advanced search engine with up to 11 combined search criteria. In addition to allowing subscribers to listen to recordings, NML provides liner notes for many recordings. Listeners can create personalized playlists or use predefined Naxos Music Library playlists. Playlists for graded music exams in various categories and grades are also available.

Related Collections

Jazz Collection

Naxos Music Library Jazz logo

Jazz enthusiasts! Enjoy all jazz, all the time! Listen online to an entire album or search for your favourite song or performer.

World Collection

Naxos Music Library World logo

Enjoy a wide range of world music, from legendary historical musical performances to contemporary world music. Almost 10,000 albums available, representing over 32,000 artists, 1,500 cultural groups and 150 countries. Includes the complete Smithsonian Folkways catalogue.

Getting Started

Naxos Music Library Tutorial

Find out all that Naxos Music Library has to offer.

Create a Member Playlist Account

Create your own playlists for future listening. Get started by creating your very own account.

Visit Naxos Music Library. If prompted, enter your library barcode.

  1. Click on the Playlists tab
  2. Find the Student / Member Playlists banner
  3. Click on Sign Up
  4. Follow instructions in creating a password
  5. Done! Now log in on your mobile device or on the playlists tab to keep up with your own playlists!

Playlist Tutorial

Make the most of your playlists with this tutorial.