Committees: Emerging Technologies & Services
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  • To identify and evaluate current trends, tools, services, and developments relating to solutions and systems used by libraries and librarians, with special attention to their handling of music materials, incorporating a balance of public services and technical services aspects.
  • To identify requirements that are unique or of special concern for music materials for library systems of all types.
  • To coordinate and facilitate the exchange of this information.


Music Discovery Requirements

Chair, 2016-2020
Jonathan Manton
Member, 2017-2021
Amy Jackson
Member, 2017-2021
Michelle Urberg
Member, 2017-2021
Melanie Zeck
Member, 2019-2023
Beth J. Thompson


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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.