Now Available: The Public Domain Song Anthology

Aperio, the University of Virginia’s open access press, and the Music Library Association are pleased to announce a joint publication: The Public Domain Song Anthology by David Berger and Chuck Israels. This collection of 348 songs with modern and traditional harmonization is available for all to use and is free of copyright restrictions. The original […]

What does the Kirtsaeng ruling mean?

I’m very pleased to help launch the MLA blog with this inaugural post! As the blog’s Area Co-coordinator for copyright and legislative issues, I’ll be posting periodically on the legal landscape that affects music libraries, either directly or indirectly. On Tuesday morning, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its ruling in a case called Kirtsaeng v. […]