Achievement Awards
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These awards mark extraordinary service in the field of music librarianship.

MLA Citation

The MLA Citation, the Association's tribute for lifetime achievement, is awarded in recognition of distinguished service to music librarianship over a career. Citation recipients become Honorary Members of the Music Library Association.

A. Ralph Papakhian Special Achievement Award

An award recognizing extraordinary service to the profession of music librarianship over a relatively short period of time


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About MLA

The Music Library Association is the professional association for music libraries and librarianship in the United States. Founded in 1931, it has an international membership of librarians, musicians, scholars, educators, and members of the book and music trades. Complementing the Association’s national and international activities are eleven regional chapters that carry out its programs on the local level.