Crafting a Successful Book Proposal Webinar, November 13, 2018

Are you a new author who is curious about the process of submitting a successful book proposal? If so, you are in luck. A-R Editions is hosting a free webinar addressing this very topic, co-hosted by the editors of the MLA/A-R monographic series, who will be on hand to answer your questions. The webinar will […]

Music Cataloging Basics Webinar on October 31

The Music Library Association and ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions are pleased to announce a new workshop, Music Cataloging Basics, a 90-minute workshop, on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 2:30pm Eastern/1:30 Central/12:30 Mountain/11:30am Pacific. Cataloging music is a unique and sometimes tricky process, even for experienced catalogers. At both the conceptual level and the microscopic level, musical materials […]

MLA Wikipedia Edit-a-thon! February 24, 2019

The MLA Emerging Technologies and Services Committee (ETSC) and Digital Humanities Interest Group are pleased to present a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon as a post-conference event on the Sunday following the annual Music Library Association meeting in St. Louis, MO. This Wikipedia Edit-a-thon will be focused on editing or creating Wikipedia entries (and associated Wikidata) for underrepresented performers and […]

LC Faceted Vocabularies for Music Webinar on August 29

Please join us next month for a new workshop, Introduction to LC Faceted Vocabularies for Music Resources with Casey Mullin and Hermine Vermeij. This event will take place on Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 2:30pm Eastern. This 90-minute workshop introduces catalogers to three new Library of Congress vocabularies as they apply to music resources—the Library of Congress Medium of Performance […]

Register for MLA-ALA Music Reference Skills E-Course

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As part of the Music Library Association’s partnership with ALA Publishing, we are pleased to announce the first of several MLA eCourses—Music Reference Skills for Every Librarian. This 4-week eCourse facilitated by Sara J. Beutter Manus, Music Librarian at Vanderbilt University, begins on Monday, April 16 and covers some of the most common problems encountered […]