At last, we are less than two weeks away from IAML 2018 in Leipzig!
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.
Are you confused by your GAs, Rs, and Sections? These are some of the acronyms, terms, and phrases you will find on congress programs and when people are talking about IAML.
Association: see IAML
Branch: see National Branch
Board: The Board is the executive committee of the General Assembly and comprises eight officers.
Cooperation with international organizations is among IAML’s main objectives. In recent months, cooperation with the European Music Council (EMC), regional group of the International Music Council (IMC), has become particularly important. Pia Shekhter, IAML Secretary General, has just reported on her participation at the European Forum on Music 2018, 7-10 June in Oslo.
IAML Secretary General, Pia Shekhter, represented IAML at the European Forum on Music, 7-10 June, in Oslo. The theme of the conference was "Looking Back - Looking Forward. The Future of Europe's Musical Roots". She seized the opportunity to declare to the Forum that "Music libraries, archives and documentation centres play an indispensable role when it comes to secure "the future of Europe’s musical roots".
The Recent Publications in Music database is available to IAML members on the IAML website. There are currently over 1800 entries of music publications in the database as early as 2011, with access to previous listings starting in 2009. As RPiM is an annual, international bibliography, the entries are arranged by year.