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Dating sheet music

Besides the expected Canadian imprints, it includes music by Canadians or about Canada published anywhere in the world.

The small "thumbnail" images have a width of 140 pixels and a resolution of 72 dpi.

The thumbnail images are intended to give a quick view of the covers, and file sizes range from 8 to 12 KB.

After some minor adjustments, the TIFF files were used to produce two JPEG versions for the website.

The large, detailed images have a width of 4 inches and a resolution of 150 dpi. The images were sized to fit on 8.5 x 11-inch paper.

This site is a source of sheet music published in Canada before 1921, selected from the Sheet Music Collection at Library and Archives Canada.

The Sheet Music Collection includes over 20,000 patriotic and parlour songs, piano pieces, sacred music and novelty numbers, some dating back to the 1700s.

Once the CD-ROM has been written, record the information in the spreadsheet.

All jpeg and PDF files produced by the sheet music project will be stored on the network, for later migration to the Web server.

Default searching has been set at "All Time Periods", "Any Keyword" and "Entire Database" for your convenience. Once you have found a piece of sheet music, you will see some or all of the following information: To view and print a complete copy, the cover and sheet music must be accessed separately.

This method was used to keep file sizes reasonably small.

When writing the files to the CD-ROM, size the CD volume to ensure that all files related to a particular piece are stored on the same CD-ROM.