Survey Data Reuse Policy

Data Reuse Policy

The data set of MLA’s Survey of Personnel Characteristics, 2009 is made available under the Open Data Commons Attribution License:

We invite other researchers to make use of this data set – in whole or in part –and ask only for attribution if the data are re-used as outlined in the Open Data Commons Attribution License. The authors of the study cannot vouch for any analyses conducted by third parties using this data set.

Please note that we do not intend to make changes to this data set, but we might occasionally add more in-depth analysis. As such, we ask that you please cite the date that you retrieve the data set from this site.


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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.