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Katz, William A. 1924-2004

Overview
Works: 198 works in 1,214 publications in 3 languages and 31,529 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Directories  Handbooks and manuals  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 )

136 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

47 editions published between 1969 and 1987 in English and held by 1,882 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 William A Katz( )

in English and held by 1,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

39 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and Catalan and held by 1,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

46 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 784 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 784 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."--Back cover
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 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

37 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 726 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 )

27 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in English and held by 678 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 643 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 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to reference work by William A Katz( Book )

39 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 626 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
Problems in planning library facilities: consultants, architects, plans, and critiques; proceedings by William A Katz( Book )

22 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library lit. ... the best( )

in English and held by 532 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 513 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 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evaluation of reference services by William A Katz( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 484 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 (524)

Spanish (1)

Catalan (1)

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Introduction to reference workIntroduction to reference workCuneiform to computer : a history of reference sources