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Katz, William A. 1924-2004

Overview
Works: 200 works in 1,246 publications in 3 languages and 31,311 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Directories  Handbooks and manuals  Reference works  Periodicals  Conference papers and proceedings  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Compiler, Contributor, Publishing director
Classifications: Z711, 025.52
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Most widely held works about William A Katz
 
Most widely held works by William A Katz
Magazines for libraries : for the general reader and school, junior college, college, university, and public libraries by William A Katz( Book )

141 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Reviewing the best publications for all serials collections since 1969."
Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

53 editions published between 1969 and 1987 in English and held by 1,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This standard textbook, divided into two volumes, Basic Information Sources and Reference Processes, covers all aspects of reference sources and services. The Seventh edition is totally updated and places new emphasis on electronic resources (CD-ROM, online, and Internet/WWW). Katz predicts that "in a decade most reference works will be electronic format" and in this edition print is secondary
Magazines for libraries by Bill Katz( )

in English and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reference and information services : a reader by William A Katz( Book )

40 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and Catalan and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your library : a reference guide by William A Katz( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Columbia Granger's guide to poetry anthologies by William A Katz( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reference guide to poetry anthologies with descriptions and evaluations of each anthology
Reference and online services handbook : guidelines, policies, and procedures for libraries by William A Katz( Book )

37 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

36 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume I of Introduction to Reference Work, explains the essential reference processes and sources in today's libraries. It is a tool for understanding and mastering fundamental reference forms - online, in print, and elsewhere. This eighth edition is completely rewritten to reflect the radical changes library science has undergone since the advent of widely available electronic databases and the Internet
Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

50 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection development : the selection of materials for libraries by William A Katz( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

39 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V.1: Basic information source; v.2: Reference services and references process
Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

29 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of a two-volume set providing a guide to basic reference and information sources in public and academic libraries, this updated text covers such topics as reference librarians on the information highway, and the electronic library
The How-to-do-it manual for small libraries( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

41 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reference Services and Reference Processes, Volume II of Introduction to Reference Work, introduces the sophisticated and imaginative aspects of the complete reference process. It discusses the ongoing and important changes and developments in information technologies, particularly the role of the Internet in the reference process. It is designed for use as a companion volume to Basic Information Sources, Volume I of Introduction to Reference Work
Writer's choice : a library of rediscoveries by Linda Sternberg Katz( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Problems in planning library facilities: consultants, architects, plans, and critiques; proceedings by William A Katz( Book )

24 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library facilities and the inherent planning problems involved are discussed in terms of--(1) the library building consultant, (2) college and university libraries, (3) public libraries, (4) school libraries, and (5) hospital and institution libraries. Floor plans, architectural renderings, and photographs of various facilities are included along with critique discussions. (Rk)
Library lit. ... the best( )

in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magazine selection: how to build a community-oriented collection by William A Katz( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuneiform to computer : a history of reference sources by William A Katz( Book )

9 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evaluation of reference services by William A Katz( Book )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of Staff Characteristics VariablesThe Online/Search Analyst Literature; Toward a Model for Reference Personnel Evaluation; Conclusion; Evaluating the Reference Librarian; Common Opinion; Literature View; Measures; Policy Statement; Evaluating Reference Librarians: Using Goal Analysis as a First Step; The Process of Goal Analysis; Steps in Goal Analysis; But Is It Trivial?; Implementing a Goal Analysis; Institutional Background; Conclusion; The Accreditation of Reference Services; Another Concern; Third Issue; Elements; Effort Needed; Modus Operandi; Process; Penalty
 
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Introduction to reference work
Alternative Names
Katz Bill

Katz, Bill 1924-

Katz, Bill 1924-2004

Katz, W.A. 1924-

Katz, William.

Katz, William 1924-

Katz, William 1924-2004

Katz, William A.

Katz, William A. 1924-

Katz, William A. (William Armstrong), 1924-2004

Katz William Armstrong

Katz, William Armstrong 1924-

Katz, Willis A.

Katz Willis Armstrong

Katz, Willis Armstrong 1924-

Katz, Willis Armstrong 1924-2004

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Languages
English (559)

Spanish (1)

Catalan (1)

Covers
The Columbia Granger's guide to poetry anthologiesIntroduction to reference workIntroduction to reference workCuneiform to computer : a history of reference sources