Welcome to the website of the Major Orchestra Librarians' Association (MOLA). This site contains information, resources, and links for MOLA member librarians, as well as for other musicians, conductors, publishers, administrators, and the general public.
Founded in 1983, the Major Orchestra Librarians' Association comprises of over 270 performance organizations around the world, represented by more than 450 librarians. The job of these performance librarians is to acquire, prepare, catalogue and maintain
the music for each institution. Through MOLA, librarians share information and resources to help them in their daily work.
MOLA's mission is to facilitate communication between professional performance librarians, educate and assist them in providing
service to their organizations, provide support and resources to the performing arts, and work with publishers to achieve the highest standards in music performance materials.