The MLA40 Lectern is a free-standing lectern that can also be configured for tabletop use. It is ideal for use in schools, churches, hotels, and rental situations. Bogen's MLA40 Lectern lectern is a self-powered, self-contained system utilizing high-end speaker array concepts to provide superior horizontal dispersion in a modular design for maximum flexibility. Switched and unswitched external speaker jacks enable quick connection and disconnection of external speakers. Features bass and treble controls and a tape recorder output jack.