During 2015, its 117th anniversary year, MLA will celebrate a novel and permanent way of informing both residents and visitors to Philadelphia about the association. Several months ago, the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission voted to approve the nomination of an official State Historical Marker to commemorate MLA's founding in Philadelphia in 1898. The text of the marker will not be revealed until the marker's dedication ceremony in keeping with the commission's guidelines.
Fulton, FMLA, June H. and Kipnis, MSI, Daniel G., "Medical Library Association Historical Marker to be Installed in Philadelphia" (2015). Academic Commons and Scott Memorial Library Staff Papers and Presentations. Paper 44.