Deadline extended - IAML Kraków 2019: Call for Papers and Posters


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The International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres (IAML) is pleased to announce the call for papers and posters for the IAML Congress to be held at the Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland, 14-19 July 2019.

Paper and poster proposals are invited on subjects related to music in libraries, archives and documentation centres, including (but not limited to) music bibliography, cataloguing and classification, music encoding, MIR, copyright, professional training, user and public engagement, musicological research, special collections, performance ephemera, and digital resources, as well as presentations of a more general nature addressing issues of professional concern to the music library community.  

Paper presentations usually occupy a 30-minute timeframe and should not exceed 20-25 minutes in length to allow time for questions and discussion.  Paper proposals should be submitted via the online form at:

Posters will convey the subject using a combination of graphics and narrative text attached to a presentation panel, and presenters may also distribute relevant handouts.  Poster proposals should be submitted via the online form at:

The deadline for submission of proposals is Monday 19 November 2018.

Applicants will be notified of the results of the selection process by Friday 11 January 2019.

Proposals may be submitted in any of IAML’s official languages: English, French, or German.  

For more information, including guidelines for speakers, please visit the IAML website:

See also the Congress website:

Originally posted 19 September 2018.


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