Entre el 23 y 26 de tuvo lugar el congreso anual del Music Library Association (MLA) en la ciudad de Orlando, Florida. Fue un gran éxito. En particular, por la inclusión y generosidad de invitarnos a los colegas de Latinoamérica y del Canadá. Esta fue el primero congreso Pan Americano que se ha organizado.
The International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres encourages and promotes the activities of music libraries, archives and documentation centres to support and facilitate the realization of projects in music bibliography, music documentation and music library and information science at national and international levels.
One week has passed since the first Pan-American Regional IAML Meeting took place in sunny Orlando, Florida (22-26 February). It is difficult to imagine when I am back in Gothenburg with wet snow falling from a grey sky accompanied by strong winds from the sea…
Am 26. Februar 2017 feiert die Jazz-Schallplatte ihren 100. Geburtstag. Dies ist fünf jungen Musikern aus New Orleans zu verdanken, die nach New York kamen und dort zunächst in kleinen Clubs spielten.
The Music Library Association will live stream content from one session space in Orlando, starting February 23, 2017.
The International Association of Music Libraries, Archives, and Documentation Centres (IAML), established in 1951, condemns national and international policies that work against its purposes as stated in its constitution, and particularly its primary goals to encourage and promote the activities of libraries, archives and documentation centres concerned with music and music materials; to strengthen cooperation among institutions and individuals working in these fields and to publish information concerning their work; and to promote a better understanding of the cultural importance of music libraries, archives and documentation centres both nationally and internationally. Any hindrance to the free and full exchange of information and the opportunity to engage fully in professional activities and training pertaining to music libraries, archives, and documentation centres across all countries in the world are antithetical to these goals.