Our Profession

Learn what music librarians do by exploring this section of our site! Explore training opportunities for librarians and staff who work with music materials. Search job listings for music specialists. Take part in the conversation by joining our listserv. Get involved on the local level with our regional chapters.


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.