MLA International Bibliography at 2018 American Folklore Society Annual Meeting

The MLA will once again participate in the AFS Annual Meeting, in Buffalo, New York, October 17–20, 2018, at the Buffalo Niagara County Convention Center.

Greg Grazevich, Associate Director of Bibliographic Information Services and Senior Thesaurus Editor at the MLA, will present the bibliography as an essential resource for folklorists as part of a panel sponsored by the AFS Archives and Libraries Section, 04-12 “Beyond the Field: Library and Archive Research Tools for Folklorists” [Friday, October 19, 8–10 AM, Room 107].  In addition to covering search strategies tailored to the needs of folklore researchers, the presentation will touch on the new MLA International Bibliography with Full Text developed in partnership with EBSCO as well as the MLA’s free bibliography tutorial videos and online course. 

The MLA will also be staffing a table  in the exhibit room.

New Video Tutorial: “Folklore in the MLA International Bibliography on EBSCO”

The MLA International Bibliography team is pleased to announce the most recent addition to our free tutorial video series, “Folklore in the MLA International Bibliography on EBSCO,” available at

This tutorial demonstrates strategies for Folklore research making use of the Bibliography’s extensive coverage of the field, achieved and maintained through our partnership with the American Folklore Society and Indiana University Bloomington.