MLA 2011 News

Submit your photos!

posted Feb 13, 2011, 11:48 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Feb 13, 2011, 11:51 AM ]

Submit your photos and videos to Richard Griscom be added to the official MLA 2011 photo page.

Sortable MLA 2011 Restaurant Guide

posted Feb 7, 2011, 11:12 AM by Richard Griscom   [ updated Feb 7, 2011, 11:17 AM ]

Thanks to John Anderies (and Haverford College), we now have a website for the MLA 2011 restaurant guide that allows the list to be sorted by name, area, cuisine, cost, and distance.  It also offers descriptions that are more extensive than those on the PDF version of the guide.

Post-banquet entertainment: the West Philadelphia Orchestra

posted Jan 25, 2011, 6:44 AM by Unknown user

Thanks to the kind generosity of the University of Pittsburgh Library System (Rush Miller, University Librarian), we'll be enjoying a performance by the West Philadelphia Orchestra following the banquet.

MLA 2011 dining guide now available

posted Jan 24, 2011, 7:31 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Jan 25, 2011, 6:44 AM ]

Plan your evening meals in Philadelphia!  John Anderies has prepared a four-page restaurant list, available on the Dining page. (It will also be included in the registration packet.)  John also provides a clickable Google Map!

New on the website

posted Jan 21, 2011, 7:06 AM by Unknown user

Over the past few days, a couple of new links have been added to the website: Weather, where you can compare competing forecasts for Philadelphia weather, and the Twitter feed for the official #musiclib11 hashtag.

Steve Landstreet's Philly Bar Guide

posted Jan 14, 2011, 11:00 AM by Unknown user

Plan your evening outings now!  Looking for a place to take a friend--or a place to meet a new friend?  Check out Steve Landstreet's Philly Bar Guide.

Get Involved in MLA!

posted Jan 11, 2011, 8:43 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Jan 26, 2011, 5:19 PM ]

Come meet Committee/Subcommittee Chairs and Round Table Coordinators "speed dating" style to learn more about getting involved in MLA at the dates and times below. For more information contact Liza Vick or Susannah Cleveland.


10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

American Musicological Society, Joint Committee on RISM
Career Development & Services Committee
Descriptive Cataloging Subcommittee
Education Committee
Emerging Technologies & Services Committee
Legislation Committee
MARC Formats Subcommittee
Oral History Subcommittee
Preservation Committee
Public Libraries Committee
Publications Committee
Reference & Access Services Subcommittee
Reference Sources Subcommittee
Subject Access Subcommittee
IAML-US / MLA Merger Q&A

3:00 PM – 3:30 PM

American Music Roundtable Music Library Student Group
Authorities Subcommittee
Conservatories Round Table
Development Committee
Metadata Subcommittee
MLA Promotional Sales Subcommittee
New Members Forum
Outreach Committee
Publications Award
Resource Sharing and Collection Development Committee
Small Academic Libraries Round Table


10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Best of Chapters Committee
Contemporary Music Round Table
World Music Round Table
Archives Round Table
Bibliography Round Table
Black Music Collections Round Table
Contemporary Music Round Table
Film Music Round Table
Jazz and Popular Music Round Table
Music Industry and Arts Management Round Table
Musical Theatre Round Table
Performing Arts Round Table
Social Responsibilities Round Table
Video Round Table
Women in Music Round Table

Final version of MLA 2011 program now available

posted Dec 3, 2010, 11:41 AM by Unknown user

The final version of the MLA 2011 program is now available from the Program page.

Register for MLA 2011

posted Nov 3, 2010, 6:45 AM by Unknown user

Registration is now open for MLA 2011.  Please note the following deadlines: Early registration for MLA and MOUG closes Friday December 31, 2010.  After that, the registration fees increase to the "regular" level. Regular registration for MLA and MOUG closes Friday January 21, 2011.  After that, we ask that you register in person at the conference.

Draft Program

posted Nov 1, 2010, 5:51 PM by Unknown user   [ updated Dec 3, 2010, 11:46 AM ]

The draft program for MLA 2011 is now superseded by the 2 December 2010 version of the final program, available on the Program page.

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