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MJSA Article & Video Library

MJSA articles have tackled topics that range from designing around a fancy-cut stone to casting with stones in place; from quirky bench tool modifications to modern tooling processes. Our library enables you to easily find hundreds of articles that have been published since 2002. MJSA members can view the online articles in their entirety, or go to the MJSA Bookstore to order free PDF copies. (Non-members can also order PDF articles in the bookstore, for a fee of $5 per page.)

View Online Articles

The online articles and videos are available only to MJSA members, who must enter their member ID’s and passwords. If you are a member of MJSA, you can obtain your ID and password from the designated MJSA member contact within your company.

To view the online articles and videos, click on the categories below.

Bench Work  •  Business Insights  •  Buyer’s Tips

CAD/CAM  •  Casting  •  Custom Design

Design Insights  •  Metal Techniques  •  Metal Recovery 

Sales & Marketing  •  Subcontracting Tips  •  Welding

Order PDF Articles

The MJSA Bookstore enables easy searches for hundreds of articles published in MJSA various publications. The articles are available as PDF documents only, which will be e-mailed once the order is processed. To purchase any article, visitors will first be asked to create an account. MJSA members should do so by entering their association-generated login codes and passwords; this will ensure they can order articles at no charge.

To enter the MJSA Bookstore and begin shopping, click here.

For assistance, please e-mail MJSA directly or call the member services department at 1-800-444-6572.


MJSA Advantage

MJSA members can order back articles for free, as well as access exclusive online articles.