Offers a comprehensive collection of resources, including learning abc notation, related software, and an extensive library of folk and traditional tunes (with music from other cultures), and a forum.
An Daras - Music of Cornwall
Offers a library of traditional Cornish tunes with midi files, songs in dialect and the Cornish language, Cornish bagpipes tunes, a bibliography and discography.
Axon Ballad Collection
Presents images of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society's Axon Ballad collection, named after their collector, G.R. Axon.
Contemplations from the Marianas Trench
Collection of biography, lyrics, tunes and historical information on folksongs and ballads; includes Irish, British and American folk music, the Child Ballads and sea shanties.
A search engine for folk tunes by title or tune fragments; provides results in notation, abc, and midi formats, and includes blogs and how to get involved.
Highland Music Trust
A library of collections of traditional Scots music, available for free download as PDF files.
Jack Campin's Homepage
Maintains a wide ranging collection of traditional tunes from various sources, many from old and rare sources; in abc format.
Kist o' Dreams
A resource about lullabies and children's songs from Scottish tradition; includes background on the project, how to access recordings, and lyrics.
The LeSession Pages
Offers a collection of resources and tools for writing and interpreting music using abc notation; also includes the FAQ for the Usenet newsgroup uk.music.folk, and links to tune collections.
The Music of James Scott Skinner
Aberdeen University's collection of materials about a key figure in Scottish traditional music, and his predecessors. Includes a biography, audio and video clips, online copies of manuscripts, discography, and bibliography.
An online archive of recordings of mainly Scottish traditional and popular music and sound from private collections.
An extensive collection of traditional songs (in English and Gaelic) and tunes, with lyrics, audio clips, and a library of resources about Scotland's musical traditions.
Songs of the West
Describes the life and work of Sabine Baring-Gould and his song collection made in Devon and Cornwall at the end of the nineteenth century; includes an online library of sheet music, lyrics, and midi files.
Traditional Music Library
Online traditional music library contains songbooks, tune books, sheet music, lyrics, audio media files, tablatures, chord diagrams, and educational materials related to folk music.
The Traditional Music Pages
Nigel Gatherer's collection of resources for lovers of traditional and folk music; includes tune collections in abc and sheet format, mandolin and whistle tutorials, and other materials.
Tune Book Live!
Originally "Richard Robinson's TuneBook", now a database of tunes with various traditional forms, including jigs and reels, polka, polska, schottische, bourrée, in music notation and in PDF, midi, and ABC formats.
Vaughan Williams Memorial Library
The library and archive of the English Folk Dance and Song Society. Includes a guide to their holdings and collections, exhibitions, catalogue, and contacts.
VMP - Village Music Project
Describes a project researching English social music and musicians from the 17th century onwards; includes a guide to manuscript collections and archives, and a listing of published collections.
Yorkshire Garland Group
Aims to make Yorkshire’s folk song heritage publicly available; includes a collection of songs, with audio, lyrics, and score. Also includes newsletters and events diary.