WorldCat Identities

American Library Association

Overview
Works: 5,970 works in 10,913 publications in 4 languages and 209,634 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Rules  Bibliography  Reference works  Reviews  Handbooks and manuals  Directories  Encyclopedias  Dictionaries  History 
Roles: Publisher, Author, Other, Editor, Compiler, Former owner, Composer, Contributor, Annotator, isb, Publishing director
Classifications: Z673.A5, 025.32
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about American Library Association
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by American Library Association
Anglo-American cataloguing rules by Joint Steering Committee for Revision of AACR( Book )

79 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,453 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.)
The booklist by American Library Association( )

in English and held by 5,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American libraries by American Library Association( )

in English and No Linguistic content and held by 4,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains library news, special reports, job listings, events calendar, and tables of contents for the monthly print periodical American Libraries
Anglo-American cataloging rules by American Library Association( Book )

89 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 2,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entry and heading; Works with authorship of mixed character; Headings for persons; Headings for corporate bodies; uniform titles; Separately published monographs; Serials; Incunabula; Photographic and other reproductions; Non-book materials; Manuscripts; Maps; Atlases; Motion pictures disigns and other two-dimensional representations
Library technology reports by Library Technology Program (American Library Association)( )

in English and held by 2,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to reference books by Constance M Winchell( Book )

80 editions published between 1929 and 1996 in English and held by 2,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an annotated bibliography of general and subject reference books covering the humanities, social and behavioral sciences, history, science, technology, and medicine
Anglo-American cataloguing rules by Joint steering committee for revision of anglo-american cataloguing rules( Book )

36 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in English and held by 1,921 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.)
Introducing RDA : a guide to the basics by Chris Oliver( Book )

10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical advice for catalogers and library administrators on how to make the transition from the Anglo-American cataloging rules (AACR) to Resource description and access (RDA)
Anniversaries and holidays, a calendar of days and how to observe them by Mary Emogene Hazeltine( Book )

16 editions published between 1928 and 1975 in English and held by 1,474 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
American library laws by Alex Ladenson( Book )

30 editions published between 1964 and 1983 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young adult library services by Young Adult Library Services Association( )

in English and held by 1,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and Catalan and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library journal( )

in English and held by 1,354 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
Censorship and selection : issues and answers for schools by Henry Reichman( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and Japanese and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Censorship! The word itself sparks debate, especially when the context is the public school. Since the publication of the second edition of this landmark book in 1993, wired classrooms, legal challenges, and societal shifts have changed the landscape for the free exchange of ideas. Completely revised and updated, this new edition remains the most comprehensive guide for protecting the freedom to read in schools: For school librarians and media specialists, teachers, and administrators, Reichman covers the different media (including books, school newspapers, and the Internet), the important court cases (including recent litigations involving Harry Potter, the Internet, and Huck Finn), the issues in dispute (including violence, religion, and profanity), and how the laws on the books can be incorporated into selection policies. An entire chapter is devoted to troubleshooting and answering the question of "What do we do if ...?" Look no further for the best and most specific information on providing access and facing challenges to intellectual freedom
Resource description & access : RDA by Joint Steering Committee for Development of RDA( )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and German and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full text print version of RDA offers a snapshot that serves as an offline access point to RDA. Contains the content of RDA pulled from the RDA Toolkit database
Metadata in practice by Diane I Hillmann( Book )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 703 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
The future of the descriptive cataloging rules : papers from the ALCTS Preconference, AACR2000, American Library Association annual conference, Chicago, June 22, 1995 by "AACR2000" ALCTS Preconference( Book )

8 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guidelines for bibliographic description of reproductions by Association for Library Collections & Technical Services( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om katalogisering av reproducerat material såsom fotokopior, mikromedier, datafiler, grafiskt material m.m
Mentoring in the library : building for the future by Marta K Lee( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 427 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
The ALA book of library grant money( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides profiles of philanthropic programs in the United States 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
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.01 for The bookli ... to 0.57 for Missionari ...)

Anglo-American cataloguing rulesAnglo-American cataloguing rules
Alternative Names
A.L.A.

A.L.A. (American Library Association)

ALA

ALA (American Library Association)

ALA TechSource, An imprint of the American Library Association.

American Libraries Association

American Library Association

American Library Association amerikansk biblioteksorganisation

American Library Association Associazione delle Biblioteche statunitensi

American Library Association (Chicago)

American Library Trustee Association

Amerika Toshokan Kyōkai

Amerikan Kütüphane Derneği

Amerikas bibliotēku asociācija

Asociación americana de bibliotecas

Beikoku Toshokan Kyokai

Chicago (Ill.)

Library Association

Library Association United States

Stowarzyszenie Bibliotek Amerykańskich

The American Library Association

Αμερικάνικη Ένωση Βιβλιοθηκών

Американская библиотечная ассоциация

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

Languages
Covers
Anglo-American cataloging rulesGuide to reference booksAnglo-American cataloguing rulesIntroducing RDA : a guide to the basicsCensorship and selection : issues and answers for schoolsResource description & access : RDAMetadata in practiceThe 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 future