IAML Australia response to ABC Reference and Sound Library proposed restructure

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation has recently announced proposed dramatic changes to their Reference and Sound Libraries. These proposed changes if implemented will reduce the number of specialist staff, change services to their customers and see the reduction and relocation of parts of the vast audio collections held by the ABC. In response, the IAML Australia…

Intermezzo – IAML Australia newsletter online

From 1993 – 2008 IAML Australia produced the regular print newsletter Intermezzo. It invited contributions from all members and is full of stories and endeavours of its members including editorials, letters to editors, conference reports, humoresques, staff movements and more. Intermezzo has lots of fascinating history of the Association and the evolution of music libraries in…

IAML Congress Travel Funding

The Liesbeth Hoedemaeker-Cohen Fund for IAML Congress Travel Call for applications The Liesbeth Hoedemaeker-Cohen Fund for IAML Congress Travel, established by the Cohen family in Liesbeth’s honor, is a cash award intended to help support travel to attend the annual congress. It is open to all individual members of IAML, with priority given to those…

Prof. Peter Roennfeldt – QCRC Professorial Lecture 2017

Music history researcher Professor Peter Roennfeldt presented the Queensland Conservatorium Research Centre’s Professorial Lecture for 2017 in August. The lecture covers Peter’s long history of music research and his discoveries. Peter lavishes praise on Libraries and IAML Australia Music Librarians (Laurel Dingle SLQ, Evelyn Kruger) throughout his lecture. You might also remember that Peter was a…

Music and Iconography Symposium

Live in Melbourne or going there at the end of October? Then look out for: Music and Iconography Symposium 27 October 2017 University of Melbourne To register and for information: http://icon.mcm.unimelb.edu.au/ A free one-day symposium on Music and Iconography to co-incide with the visit to Australia of Professor Antonio Baldassarre,  School of Music, Lucerne University and President of…

Register now!!! Canberra 2017

Registrations for IAML Australia’s Canberra 2017 conference close this Thursday 21st September!!! Get you registrations in today, here: https://iaml-canberra-2017-registrations.eventbrite.com.au Discover more about the conference program here: http://www.iamlaustralia.org.au/event/canberra-conference-2017/

Canberra Conference Dinner!

Get your ticket to the IAML Australia Canberra Conference dinner now! How? Register for the conference today here: https://iaml-canberra-2017-registrations.eventbrite.com.au/ Conference dinner details Banquet style meal including: Breads, Entree, Salads & Pizza, as well as drinks for the table. Cost: $45.00 Conference dinner to be held at Guild restaurant http://guild.house which is located in the heart of Canberra…

Tour the National Library of Australia

Register to attend IAML Australia’s annual conference today so you can have an in-depth “behind the scenes” tour of the National Library of Australia and its music, oral history and manuscript collections. On day 2 of the conference there will also be tours of the National Film and Sound Archive as well as the ANU School…