Notes: Subscriptions and Back Issues

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Back issues

Back issues of Notes can be purchased for $36 + $10 for shipping and handling one issue within the United States ($40 + $10 outside the US), along with $2.00 for each additional issue. Orders can be placed by email, by phone (608-836-5825), or by mail (Music Library Association, Business Office, 1600 Aspen Commons, Suite 100, Middleton, WI 53562).


Payments for back issues can be prepaid by credit card (MasterCard or VISA), by check, or invoiced. All invoices are net 30 days. Please make checks payable to the Music Library Association and in US funds drawn on a US bank.

Credit card payments must include the name as it appears on the card, card number, expiration date, and signature. Credit card expiration date must be valid for three months after invoiced date.  Mail to:

Music Library Association Business Office
c/o A-R Editions
1600 Aspen Commons, Suite 100
Middleton, WI 53562
Tel: (608)-836-5825

We are sorry, but the First Series (1934-1942), and Second Series (1949--volume preceding current year), are no longer available.



Notes is also available on microfilm to subscribers to the paper copy beginning with the Second Series, vol. 22, from:

University Microfilms, Inc.,
300 N. Zeeb Rd.,
Ann Arbor, MI 48103


Published Index

Notes: An Index to Volumes 1-50 (1995)


MLA does not replace copies undelivered because of address changes; claims for other missing issues will be honored within three months of the publication of the issue claimed. Please allow 6 to 8 weeks for delivery of all claims.


Music Library Association 1600 Aspen Commons Suite 100 Middleton, WI 53562

608-831-8200 FAX
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.