The Music Library Association is the U.S. branch of the International Association of Music Libraries (IAML). Members of MLA may also join IAML and enjoy the benefits of membership in both associations.
MLA’s membership year runs from July 1 until June 30, while IAML operates on the calendar year. If you are renewing with MLA for 2013-2014, you may choose to add or renew a IAML membership for 2014.
MLA is offering a $10 discount on IAML membership (for 2014) to any new IAML members. If you are not a IAML member for 2013, you are eligible for the discount on 2014 membership, which will be handled as a refund to your credit card after membership status is verified.
Personal members of MLA receive
In addition, members of IAML receive
- The quarterly international journal Fontes artis musicae
- Voting privileges in international IAML elections
- Discounted registration at IAML’s 2014 conference in Antwerp, Belgium (July 13-19)
- Access to IAML’s online membership directory
|MEMBER TYPE|| Personal||Student || Institutional|| Corporate|| Special|
|Hold office|| Yes|| Yes|
|Be a committee member|| Yes|| Yes|| Yes|
|Chair a committee|| Yes|| Yes|
|Receive Notes|| Yes*|| Yes**|| Yes|| Yes|| Yes|
|Be a task force/team member|| Yes|| Yes|| Yes|
|Coordinate a round table|| Yes|| Yes|| Yes|
|Submit a program proposal|| Yes|| Yes|| Yes|
|Be a special officer|| Yes|| Yes|
|Be an editor|| Yes|| Yes|
|* except Associate|
**see exceptions in the Administrative Handbook, VI.A.1
The Personal membership class includes Regular, Associate, Paraprofessional, Retired, and Sustaining,
|Regular Member||$120.00 ||$130.00|
|Student Member||$60.00 ||$70.00|
|Corporate Patron||$770.00 ||$780.00|
|IAML Individual (Calendar year 2014) (discounted to $60.00 for new IAML members)||$70.00||--|
|IAML Institutional (Calendar year 2014)||$105.00||--|
|*may deduct 50% of membership as a charitable contribution|
|**2nd member in same household|
Notes (ISSN: 0027-4380) is issued quarterly (September, December, March, and June)
Institutions that subscribe to Notes receive one full volume (four issues) with each paid annual subscription. The subscription year is July 1–June 30. Use the online subscription form to subscribe today. Individuals who wish to receive Notes should join the Association.
Notes Institutional US subscription: $120.00
Notes Institutional non-US subscription: $130.00
Music Cataloging Bulletin (MCB) Subscription
Music Cataloging Bulletin (ISSN: 0027-4283) is issued monthly.
Music Cataloging Bulletin Subscribers: MCB subscriptions are for a calendar year (January 1 to December 31) of access to the MCB Online. Use the subscription form and license agreement to subscribe to MCB today.
MCB Subscriber: $35.00
No agency discount is available for memberships, Notes, or Music Cataloging Bulletin subscriptions.
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