Academic journal article Fontes Artis Musicae

Outreach Committee

Academic journal article Fontes Artis Musicae

Outreach Committee

Article excerpt

Information about IAMLs Outreach activities is available on IAML's website.

During the 2012 Montreal Conference the Outreach Committee held a working meeting, open to observers. In 2012 1800 Euro was available from the IAML Outreach Fund to assist members to attend the conference. Individual donations from conference participants for this purpose totaled just over 565 CAD$ from only 14 people. With the total amount 5 delegates received help to attend the conference.

The outreach committee will continue to look for ways to encourage more donations, as even small amounts will help a great deal. IAML's Outreach budget is also used to help institutions or national branches with the costs of shipping donated materials to libraries. The difficulties of shipping materials were discussed. It is necessary to find the right library or institution for specific materials and also the actual sending of materials and the handling of customs can be quite complicated. Perhaps there are other ways to help. One suggestion made is to sell collections and donate money which will enable a library to buy what they need locally. …

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