Call for Applications 2021: Carol June Bradley Award

carol june bradley

The Gerboth and Bradley Awards Committee is now accepting applications for the 2022 Carol June Bradley Award. This award was created by the Music Library Association in 2003 through the generous financial support of its namesake. Since Ms. Bradley’s death in 2009, MLA has continued to fund the award in her honor. The award exists […]

Call for Applications 2021: Walter Gerboth Award

Walter Gerboth

The Gerboth and Bradley Awards Committee is now accepting applications for the 2022 Walter Gerboth Research Award. The Walter Gerboth Research Award was founded in 1984 by the Music Library Association to honor Past-President Walter Gerboth, librarian, teacher, mentor, leader in the Music Library Association, and pathmaker in music librarianship. The Walter Gerboth Award enables […]

Call for Nominations: Publication Awards

The Publications Awards Committee welcomes nominations for the following annual awards: The Vincent H. Duckles Award, for the best book-length bibliography or other research tool in music. The Richard S. Hill Award, for the best article on music librarianship or article of a music-bibliographic nature. The Eva Judd O’Meara Award, for the best review published […]

2 Titles Now Available from A-R Editions

From MLA’s Technical Reports series: Music Research Data Management: A Guide for Librarians by Amy S. Jackson and Sean Luyk. This book provides a foundation for learning about research data management within the music and music-related disciplines in academia. Libraries can curate data for research and scholarship by supporting description and access, preservation, and open […]

Call for Chapter Contributors: Belonging in Music Libraries: Bringing DEIA to Music Information Literacy


Volume editors: Kathleen Abromeit and Dyani Sabin Educators are continually trying to create meaningful ways to respond to the needs of a more diverse student population. DEIA (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility) initiatives in music information literacy can help us develop a deeper understanding in which to foster a more inclusive and equitable library learning […]