Welcome To MLSTEP

The Music Library Student and Emerging Professionals Interest Group (MLSTEP) is a student-run organization that seeks to connect current and prospective students with interest in music librarianship. We welcome students from all areas of librarianship ⎯ our goal is to provide MLSTEP members with a forum to learn about and discuss our discipline.   MLSTEP strives to help music librarianship students meet, collaborate, and learn from each other by maintaining a list of helpful resources, member blog posts, and hosting networking events at national and chapter meetings of MLA.


Latest News

Music Cataloging Institute: A blog post by Celia Gavett

Editors note: This post was written by Celia shortly after the cataloging institute in June. We are sorry for the delay in posting. June 12th-16th I had the great fortune to attend the Music Cataloging Institute hosted at Willis Library on the University of North Texas’s Denton campus. I’ll cut to the chase – if
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Interest Group Officers

Victoria Peters

(Programming Officer)

Victoria Peters graduated with a BA in Music History/Voice from…

Allison McClanahan

(Membership Officer)

Allison McClanahan is the Collections and Cataloging Librarian for the…

​Jessica Abbazio


​Jessica Abbazio received her Ph.D. in Musicology from the University…

Vaughan Hennen

(Web Technologies Officer)

Vaughan is the Digital Design and Access Librarian at Dakota…