Répertoire International des Sources Musicales (RISM)

Contact: Secretary General
RISM-Zentralredaktion, Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg, Sophienstraße 26, D-60487 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
49 69 706231
49 69 706026

Founded in Paris in 1952, Répertoire International des Sources Musicales (RISM) is a multinational non-profit joint venture which aims at comprehensive documentation of existing worldwide musical sources, including manuscripts or printed music, works on music theory and libretti stored in libraries, archives, monasteries, schools and private collections. It is the largest and only global operation registering and documenting written musical sources.