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American Library Association

Overview
Works: 5,179 works in 9,234 publications in 4 languages and 195,355 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Rules  Bibliography  Reviews  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Directories  Programmed instructional materials  Encyclopedias  Conference proceedings  Dictionaries 
Roles: Publisher, Editor, Other, Compiler, Former owner, Composer, Contributor, Publishing director, Annotator
Classifications: Z673.A5, 020.5
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Anglo-American cataloguing rules by Canadian Library Association( Book )

72 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,612 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 5,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American libraries by American Library Association( )

in English and No Linguistic content and held by 4,211 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 cataloguing rules by Joint steering committee for revision of anglo-american cataloguing rules( Book )

35 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in English and German and held by 2,005 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.)
Library journal( )

in English and held by 1,672 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
American library laws by Alex Ladenson( Book )

34 editions published between 1964 and 1983 in English and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introducing RDA : a guide to the basics by Chris Oliver( Book )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,548 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 by Ruth W Gregory( Book )

16 editions published between 1928 and 1983 in English and held by 1,526 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
Anglo-American cataloging rules by American Library Association( Book )

47 editions published between 1967 and 1975 in English and German and held by 1,482 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 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to reference books by Constance M Winchell( Book )

34 editions published between 1951 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

23 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and Catalan and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

in English and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Censorship and selection : issues and answers for schools by Henry Reichman( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addresses censorship involving school libraries, curriculum materials, and the student press
ALA-LC romanization tables : transliteration schemes for non-Roman scripts by Randall K Barry( Book )

24 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and Italian and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metadata in practice by Diane I Hillmann( Book )

9 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 695 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 ALA yearbook by American Library Association( )

in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mentoring in the library : building for the future by Marta K Lee( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 414 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"--Cover page 4
 
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Alternative Names
A.L.A.

ALA

ALA (American Library Association)

American Libraries Association

American Library Association

American Library Association Chicago

American Library Trustee Association

Amerika Toshokan Kyōkai

Beikoku Toshokan Kyokai

Chicago (Ill.)

Library Association

Library Association United States

The American Library Association

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

Languages
English (638)

German (2)

Catalan (1)

Italian (1)

Covers
Anglo-American cataloguing rulesIntroducing RDA : a guide to the basicsCensorship and selection : issues and answers for schoolsALA-LC romanization tables : transliteration schemes for non-Roman scriptsMetadata 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