A View from Outside the Box | Music Matters, July 2015


Denver Public Library’s Volume and Madison Public Library’s Yahara are great pathways to discoverability for local artists and are creating more visibility for musicians who may not get noticed in a physical collection.

Jazz up Your Collection | Music Matters, June 1, 2015


Jazz is one of the only quintessentially American art forms, and it’s important. Every music collection in American libraries should contain a solid representation of the genre.

Music Libraries and Funding | Music Matters

Tanisha Mitchell

The performance librarian is behind-the-scenes, mounting great seasons; in a performance environment the goal is to have the correct editions for all artists and the correct number of parts for the orchestra at the right place and time…

Performance Library Cataloging | Music Matters, March 1, 2014


LJ‘s Tanisha Mitchell offers the details of a special circulation cycle, how opera scores are stored, and what is unique about cataloging music pages.