On 2/8/2012 1:55 PM, Schooley, John wrote:
> I will be attending the MLA conference in Dallas, and I was curious how many other ARSC members will be there.
> I'm not a member of MLA yet; I was going to attend the conference to decide if I should join.
ARSC was founded by a group of archivists and collectors meeting after
the 1965 MLA meeting. They felt there was a need for an organization or
a division of MLA devoted to the recordings, rather than just the music
itself. Steve Smolian was at that meeting.
Mike Biel [log in to unmask]
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> Subject: [ARSCLIST] Music Library Association Annual Meeting approaches!
> Conference Announcement: Music Library Association 81st Annual Meeting in Dallas, TX
> The Music Library Association (MLA) will hold its 81st Annual Meeting in Dallas, TX at the Fairmont Dallas Hotel from February 15-18, 2012. This year's meeting will feature plenary sessions devoted to jazz collections at the University of North Texas and Wrangling the Information Universe, as well as smaller sessions on copyright issues, access to music materials, and a full range of musical topics. Job seekers can take advantage of the Placement Service and Résumé and Cover Letter Review Service, and first time meeting attendees will want to enjoy the First Time Attendees Buffet on Wednesday evening, February 15, 2012.
> For more information about MLA's 81st Annual Meeting, please go to MLA's conference website at http://mla2012.musiclibraryassoc.org/home.
> Renee McBride
> Head, Special Formats& Metadata Section
> Resource Description& Management Dept.
> Davis Library, CB 3914
> UNC-Chapel Hill
> Chapel Hill, NC 27514-8890
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