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American Library Association

Overview
Works: 6,650 works in 11,944 publications in 5 languages and 210,681 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Rules  Reviews  Reference works  Directories  Bibliography  Handbooks and manuals  Calendars  Conference papers and proceedings  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Publisher, Other, Editor, Compiler, Researcher, isb, Annotator, Author, Composer, Contributor, Publishing director, Former owner
Classifications: Z673.A5, 025.32
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The booklist by American Library Association( )

in English and held by 5,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American libraries by American Library Association( )

in English and held by 4,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains library news, special reports, job listings, events calendar, and tables of contents for the monthly print periodical American Libraries
Introducing RDA : a guide to the basics by Chris Oliver( Book )

11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library technology reports by Library Technology Program (American Library Association)( )

in English and held by 2,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metadata in practice by Diane I Hillmann( )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 2,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the "Wild West" of digital library projects, pioneering information specialists have uncovered successful solutions, learned what to avoid, and how to proceed amid constant change. As administrator of "AskDCMI," Diane Hillmann has fielded hundreds of questions from implementers. This new collection of reports from the field, co-edited by Hillmann, is an opportunity for librarians to learn from the experience of others involved in technically diverse digital library archive projects. Part One illustrates projects serving teachers, universities, Canadian educators, statewide collaborations, and geographical information, while Part Two addresses future trends
Censorship and selection : issues and answers for schools by Henry Reichman( )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and Japanese and held by 2,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addresses censorship involving school libraries, curriculum materials, and the student press
Anglo-American cataloguing rules by Michael Gorman( Book )

22 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compiles the rules for library cataloging agreed upon as of 1978 by the American Library Association, the Canadian Library Association, and The Library Association (Britain.)
Guidelines for bibliographic description of reproductions by Association for Library Collections & Technical Services( )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om katalogisering av reproducerat material såsom fotokopior, mikromedier, datafiler, grafiskt material m.m
The future of the descriptive cataloging rules : papers from the ALCTS Preconference, AACR2000, American Library Association annual conference, Chicago, June 22, 1995 by Brian Schottlaender( )

8 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ALA book of library grant money by Ann Kepler( )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides profiles of philanthropic programs in the United States --programs associated with private foundations, corporate foundations, and corporate direct givers. All of the funders in this directory have either made grants to libraries within the last few reporting periods or have listed libraries as a typical recipient category
Mentoring in the library : building for the future by Marta K Lee( )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With librarians at all levels in mind, noted reference librarian and researcher Marta Lee offers her ideas for an experience with establishing a formal mentoring process at the library"--Page 4 of cover
Anglo-American cataloguing rules by Joint steering committee for revision of anglo-american cataloguing rules( Book )

24 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 1,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compiles the rules for library cataloging agreed upon as of 1978 by the American Library Association, the Canadian Library Association, and The Library Association (Britain.)
Anglo-American cataloguing rules( )

in English and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most up to date internationally accepted cataloguing rules available. Available in looseleaf form to allow for future annual updates, AACR2 is now more practical and easy-to-use than ever. This is the full 2002 revision text + 2005 update together with
Anglo-American cataloging rules by C. Sumner Spalding( Book )

29 editions published between 1967 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library journal by American Library Association( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Issued also separately
Anniversaries and holidays, a calendar of days and how to observe them by Mary Emogene Hazeltine( Book )

22 editions published between 1928 and 1975 in English and held by 1,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of information on significant days that are celebrated throughout the year. Assists in program planning and verification of facts
Anglo-American cataloguing rules by Joint Steering Committee for Revision of AACR( Book )

21 editions published in 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The consolidated reprinting of all corrections and revisions to the AACR2R text! For the first time, AACR2R is available in perfectly parallel print and electronic formats, both of them produced from the same base SGML file. This will allow catalogers to move freely back and forth between both formats.\\The 1998 Revision includes all changes and corrections authorized by the Joint Steering Committee for Revision of AACR since 1988, including Amendments authorized through 1997
Young adult library services by Young Adult Library Services Association( )

in English and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American library laws by Alex Ladenson( Book )

30 editions published between 1964 and 1983 in English and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ALA world encyclopedia of library and information services by American Library Association( Book )

25 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and Catalan and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Metadata in practice
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Metadata in practiceCensorship and selection : issues and answers for schoolsAnglo-American cataloguing rulesThe future of the descriptive cataloging rules : papers from the ALCTS Preconference, AACR2000, American Library Association annual conference, Chicago, June 22, 1995Mentoring in the library : building for the futureAnglo-American cataloguing rulesAnglo-American cataloguing rulesAnglo-American cataloguing rules
Alternative Names
A.L.A.

A.L.A. (American Library Association)

ALA

ALA (American Library Association)

ala editions, An Imprint of the American Library Association.

ALA TechSource, An imprint of the American Library Association.

American Libraries Association

American Library Association

American Library Association. ALA Editions.

American Library Association amerikansk biblioteksorganisation

American Library Association Associazione delle Biblioteche statunitensi

American Library Association (Chicago)

American Library Association organisaatio

American Library Trustee Association

Amerika Toshokan Kyōkai

Amerikan Kütüphane Derneği

Amerikas bibliotēku asociācija

Amerikatoshokankyokai.

Asociación americana de bibliotecas

Associació Americana de Biblioteques

Beikoku Toshokan Kyokai

Chicago (Ill.)

Hiệp hội Thư viện Hoa Kỳ

Library Association

Library Association United States

Stowarzyszenie Bibliotek Amerykańskich

Usona Biblioteka Asocio

Αμερικάνικη Ένωση Βιβλιοθηκών

Американская библиотечная ассоциация

Американська бібліотечна асоціація

איגוד הספריות האמריקאי

انجمن کتابخانه آمریکا

جمعية المكتبات الأمريكية

미국 도서관 협회

アメリカ トショカン キョウカイ

アメリカ図書館協会

ベイコク トショカン キョウカイ

米国図書館協会

美國圖書館協會

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