RIPM on EBSCOHost and RIPMPlus

RIPM Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals
RIPM Online Archive of Music Periodicals
RIPM e-Library of Music Periodicals


Available on Two Different Interface Platforms

RIPMPlus and EBSCOhost

Shared Features




    Available from
    EBSCO Information Services
    and your local EBSCO representative


    RIPMPlus: Unique Features
    EBSCOHost: Unique Features
  • Translation of titles and annotations into 52 languages
  • Search RIPM and other EBSCOhost databases simultaneously
  • Cross-Language Search Expanders enhances search results
  • Accessible on the EBSCO Discovery Service
  • Auto-suggest based on data in the RIPM Index
  • Auto-suggest based on most searched terms in all disciplines
  • Default chronological sort
  • Default relevancy sort
  • Search Russian and Greek with drop-down keyboard
  • Interface available in 29 languages
  • Interface design continuity between RIPM Index, Online Archive, and the e-Library
  • Interface conformity between EBSCO-hosted databases
  • Toggle from full-text pages to search results
  • e-Library citations counts presented alongside RIPM Index results
  • Citation counter on full-text pages tracks progress through search results
  • Share citations through 200+ social media and link sharing services
  • Previous and Next Citation buttons to allow browsing through full-text without returning to citation results
  • Create alerts and RSS feeds
  • Select a periodical in a simple drop-down menu
  • Mobile apps available