Music library association

u.s. branch of the international association of music libraries, archives, and documentation centres

Our Profession

Learn what music librarians do by exploring this section of our site! Explore training opportunities for librarians and staff who work with music materials. Search job listings for music specialists. Take part in the conversation by joining our listserv. Get involved on the local level with our regional chapters.

About Music Librarianship

Learn more about what music librarians do, where they work, and how to become a music librarian.

Jobs and Careers

Search job postings and check out the services MLA offers to job seekers.


Sign up for MLA's online discussion listserv.

Workshops, Webinars, ecourses

Learn about MLA's ten regional chapters and their activities.