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Shera, Jesse Hauk 1903-1982

Overview
Works: 101 works in 515 publications in 10 languages and 8,486 library holdings
Genres: Biography‡vDictionaries  Dictionaries  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Honoree, Redactor, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: Z665, 020
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jesse Hauk Shera
Foundations of the public library; the origins of the public library movement in New England, 1629-1855 by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

50 editions published between 1944 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

S. 261-263: Check list of circulating library book catalogs, New England, 1765-1860
Libraries and the organization of knowledge, by Jesse H. Shera; ed. and with an introduction by D.J. Foskett by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

39 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and French and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians, books and libraries; a survey of historical scholarship in relation to library resources, organization and services by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

24 editions published between 1953 and 1975 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foundations of education for librarianship by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

16 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communication and the individual; Society and culture; Communication, culture, and the library; An epistemological foundation for library science; The role of the library in the social process; The role of the library in the dissemination of information; What the librarian needs to know; The search for a format; Winds of change; The academic setting; The professional program; The doctoral program and research; The faculty; Administration
Dictionary of American library biography( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to library science : basic elements of library service by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentation and the organization of knowledge by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

23 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classified catalog: basic principles and practices by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

18 editions published between 1956 and 1971 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the nature and functions of a library catalogue, general principles for the construction of a classification system, and the construction and maintenance of the classified catalogue system
Knowing books and men; knowing computers, too by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

10 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The compleat librarian"; and other essays by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

17 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jesse Shera's essays on books, reading, and libraries are witty, often philosophical pieces whose essential message, hinted at rather than repetitously stated, is that librarianship is an art, not a trade or a technology. These fifty-one essays ... are concerned with the librarian, his problems and experiences, the place he works, the tools he uses, the books he puts on his shelves, the public he serves, and what his future holds"--Jacket
Toward a theory of librarianship; papers in honor of Jesse Hauk Shera by Conrad H Rawski( Book )

12 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliographic organization by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

33 editions published between 1951 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociological foundations of librarianship by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

22 editions published between 1970 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentation in action by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

32 editions published between 1956 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information systems in documentation by Western Reserve University( Book )

26 editions published in 1957 in 3 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BAsado en : Symposium on systems for information retrieval held at western Reserve University
Information resources; a challenge to American science and industry by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

21 editions published in 1958 in English and French and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Education for librarianship in the United States and Canada by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentation by S. C Bradford( Book )

12 editions published between 1953 and 1971 in English and Portuguese and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature, origin and purpose of documentation; Alphabetical subject indexing; The Universal Decimal Classification; The preparation of subject indexes to volumes of periodicals; General abstracting services; The organization of a library service in science and technology; Special libraries and special information services; Fifty years of documentation; The documentary chaos; A plan for complete scientific documentation; Some general principles of a bibliographical classification scheme, with some suggestions for eventually improving the Universal Decimal Classification; For and against the decimal classification
Catálogo sistemático : princípios básicos e utilização by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

8 editions published in 1969 in Portuguese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natureza e funcoes do catalogo da biblioteca; Principios gerais para a elaboracao de um sistema de classificacao; Elaboracao e manutencao do catalogo sistematico
The silent stir of thought : or, what the computer cannot do by Jesse Hauk Shera( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Hauk Shera, Jesse 1903-1982

Jesse Shera American librarian

Jesse Shera Amerikaans bibliothecaris (1903-1982)

Jesse Shera bibliotecario estadounidense

Shera Hauk, Jesse

Shera, J. 1903-1982

Shera, J. H.

Shera, J. H. 1903-1982

Shera, J. H. (Jesse Hauk), 1903-1982

Shera, Jesse 1903-1982

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シェラ, ジェシー H.

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