2020 MLA Award Winners


As announced at the business meeting in Norfolk, Virginia, on February 29, 2020, here are the recipients of the awards given by the Music Library Association. MLA Diversity Scholarship The MLA Diversity Scholarship Award, funded by the membership of MLA, offers candidates from under-represented groups the opportunity to pursue a master’s degree in library and […]

Creating Linked Data for Music with RIMMF4 Pre-conference February 26, 2020

There’s still time to register for the Pre-conference in Norfolk, “Creating Linked Data for Music with RIMMF4,” a hands-on workshop led by Kathy Glennan, Mary Huismann, and Kristi Bergland designed to help catalogers, metadata librarians, and anyone who wants to better understand the new RDA toolkit and linked data.  This workshop will combine short presentations and […]

Delivering Effective Conference Presentations Webinar, February 5, 2020

Presenting at a conference can be both a major professional opportunity and a major personal challenge. Whether you are sharing a successful project, exciting research, or you’ve been tasked with teaching your peers about a new aspect of library work, there’s a lot of preparation that goes into a successful presentation. In this workshop, Marci […]

Top 5 Reasons to Join MLA

Are you interested in the Music Library Association? Our membership registration for 2019-2020 is underway! Here are five reasons to join. 5. Webinars, Workshops, and E-Courses MLA members receive a discount on music librarianship webinars, workshops, and e-courses. Learn the basic skills and topics of music librarianship, including music cataloging, reference, and acquisitions. https://www.musiclibraryassoc.org/page/MusLibWorkshops 4. […]

Reduced Registration Program Coordinator Position Available

MLA is seeking the next Coordinator of the Reduced Registration Program. DescriptionThe Reduced Registration Program is an avenue for paraprofessionals and regular members within the first 5 years of membership to attend MLA national meetings at a discounted registration fee, requiring some hours of voluntary work throughout each meeting. The Reduced Registration Program Coordinator oversees […]