The International IAML Congress Leipzig 2018 offers an extensive program with lectures, discussions, posters and workshops on current topics and projects in music librarianship and musicology.

The current program with room assignments is now online: 

Subject to change. Abstracts will be supplied soon.


Presentations were chosen by IAML's Forum of Sections.

A vendor exhibition area will be part of the Congress. English, German and French will be the official Congress languages.

Visits to all types of libraries and an attractive social program will be offered in the Congress program.

Information for speakers

Here are some recommendations to guarantee your audience the best experience from your presentation:

  • The technical facilities also support the 16:9 format.
  • Please be sure to use high-contrast image settings and avoid backgrounds that are too dark.
  • For the presentation you will be provided with a laptop equipped with the standard software (PowerPoint, PDF-Reader, VLC-Player) and an internet connection as well as a laser pointer.  Presentations in other formats may not be fully supported.
  • Please provide a copy of your presentation to the technical staff in the lecture room at least 30 minutes before the session begins.
  • We cannot guarantee that your personal laptop can be connected to our technical facilities without error. Please consider using suitable adapters for VGA (analog) or DVI / HDMI (digital).
  • If you require access to the Internet during your session, please check in good time to make sure it is working properly. If necessary, please consult the technical staff on site.