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Celtic Culture with CBU: Celtic Music & Dance

Research guide to the music and dance of Celtic regions - Ireland, Scotland, Cape Breton, and others.

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Celtic Music - History and criticism

Fiddling and Fiddlers

Fiddling & Fiddlers - History and criticism

Harp - History

Irish Music - History and criticism

The Scottish Collection

The Scottish Collection of Cape Breton University is a special collection of approximately 2,100 books dealing with the history, literature, religion and culture of Scotland and of Gaelic speaking peoples. Many of the books published in the 18th and 19th centuries are considered rare.

The collection is non-circulating. For access please enquire at the Circulation Desk.

An annotated bibliography of the collection is available: