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Katz, William A. 1924-2004

Overview
Works: 212 works in 1,123 publications in 2 languages and 32,137 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Directories  Handbooks and manuals  Periodicals  Conference papers and proceedings  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Compiler, Contributor, edi, ed, 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 )

74 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

37 editions published between 1969 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,903 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 1,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magazines for libraries : for the general reader and school, junior college, college, university, and public libraries by William A Katz( Book )

40 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Reviewing the best publications for all serials collections since 1969."
Your library : a reference guide by William A Katz( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 1,038 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 )

14 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Basic Information Services, " 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." -- from back cover
Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

16 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The How-to-do-it manual for small libraries by Bill Katz( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer's choice : a library of rediscoveries by Linda Sternberg Katz( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in English and held by 651 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
Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 648 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 )

18 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acquaints students taking reference service courses, practising reference librarians, and users of libraries with the basic reference and information sources in libraries. New with the sixth edition is a chapter with coverage of the latest electronic technology
Library lit. ... the best( )

in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Problems in planning library facilities: consultants, architects, plans, and critiques; proceedings by Chicago, 1963 Library Buildings Intitute( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evaluation of reference services( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 489 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, William.

Katz, William 1924-

Katz, William 1924-2004

Katz, William A.

Katz, William A. 1924-

Katz, William A. (William Armstrong)

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 (302)

Spanish (1)

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Magazines for libraries : for the general reader and school, junior college, college, university, and public librariesThe Columbia Granger's guide to poetry anthologiesIntroduction to reference workIntroduction to reference workCuneiform to computer : a history of reference sources