The annual meeting of the Music Library Association (MLA) at St. Louis Union Station in Missouri, celebrated contributions to music libraries and librarianship.
The UCLA Library had four members recognized:
- Jeannie Chen and Yuri Shimoda were awarded the Kevin Freeman Travel Grant to support travel and hotel expenses to attend the MLA Meeting.
- Hermine Vermeij along with Beth Iseminger, Nancy Lorimer, and Casey Mullin, received the Richard S. Hill Award for best article on music librarianship or music-bibliography for the article “Faceted Vocabularies for Music: A New Era in Resource Discovery,” in Notes 73.3 (2017): 409-431.
- Matthew Vest and former UCLA librarian, Joy M. Doan, both received the Walter Gerboth Award to support music research and scholarship.
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