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8/5/2016 » 8/6/2016Joint West Coast Chapter Meeting
10/13/2016 » 10/15/2016MLA Board of Directors meeting, Bloomington-Normal, IL
2/22/2017 » 2/26/201786th Annual MLA Conference and 1st Pan-American Regional IAML Meeting
Members of MLA's Cataloging and Metadata Committee bring a voice to music library and music user needs by assisting in the creation of vision and policy on the national level:
Joint task force of RBMS and MLA, working on Descriptive Cataloging of Rare Materials (Music) (DCRM(M)).
Interest group including discussions and presentations related to authority control of library resources.
Committee which discusses and approves RDA proposals from constituents of the American Library Association. Approved RDA proposals are presented to the JSC (Joint Steering Committee) by the ALA representative to the JSC.
Committee which discusses and approves proposals for revision of the MARC formats. MLA is a voting member.
Interest group focusing on review of metadata standards and dissemination of current developments related to metadata standards.
Committee which plays a role in creation and development of metadata standards.
Committee focusing on subject and genre/form analysis of library resources.
Subcommittee of SAC, focusing on development of genre/form and related vocabularies.
Cataloging policy committee of OLAC.
PCC funnel for contributing music bibliographic records.
PCC funnel for contributing music authority records records.
PCC funnel for contributing music subject, genre, and medium authority records records.
Working Group convened by the JSC (Joint Steering Committee for the Development of RDA) to study problems and propose RDA revisions related to music materials. Includes representatives from MLA, CAML (Canadian Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres), the Library of Congress, and EURIG (European RDA Interest Group).