David Prochazka

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Rank: Associate Professor of Bibliography

Title: Music/Special Materials Cataloger

Department: Electronic Services

Office: Bierce 261C

Phone: 330-972-6260

Email: davidp@uakron.edu

Fax: 330-912-5132

Areas of Responsibility: Cataloging (particularly music scores & recordings, print serials, foreign language resources, government documents, and microforms); OCLC cataloging services (including Connexion software and authorizations); staff version of local catalog (including importing, indexing, and database maintenance)


Biography:

David joined faculty of The University of Akron in 1998. Prior to that, he worked at Rush University and the American Hospital Association, both in Chicago.


Education:

MALIS, Dominical University, 1993
BMus, Roosevelt University, Chicago Musical College, 1987


Published Works:

Refereed Articles:

  • Procházka, David. “The Development of Uniform Titles for Choreographic Works.” Cataloging & Classification Quarterly, v. 42, no. 1 (2006): 7-20.
  • Procházka, David. “Cataloging Contemporary Music Manuscripts and Related Materials: A Look at Library of Congress Practices (Part 2).” Technical Services Quarterly, v. 20, no. 1 (2002): 1-12.
  • Procházka, David. “Cataloging Contemporary Music Manuscripts and Related Materials: A Look at Library of Congress Practices (Part 1).” Technical Services Quarterly, v. 19, no. 4 (2002): 17-30.

Works Edited:

  • Authority Tools for Audio-Visual and Music Catalogers: An Annotated List of Useful Resources. 7 January 2003. (Superseded; current version: http://olacinc.org/authority-tools-audiovisual-and-music-catalogers-annotated-list-useful-resources#rm)
  • Authority Tools for Audio-Visual and Music Catalogers: An Annotated List of Useful Resources. 2 February 2002. (Superseded by 2003 edition; no longer available online)
  • Authority Tools for Audio-Visual Catalogers: An Annotated List of Useful Resources. Subcommittee on Authority Tools, Cataloging Policy Committee, OnLine Audiovisual Catalogers, Inc. 6 March 2001. Co-editor with Iris Wolley, Cornell University. (Superseded by 2002 edition; no longer available online)

Reviews:

  • Procházka, David. Charles François Gounod: A Research and Information Guide, by Timothy S. Flynn. Music Reference Services Quarterly, v. 13, no. 3 (2010): 146-149.
  • Procházka, David. Cataloger’s Desktop. Technical Services Quarterly, v. 24, no. 3 (2007): 95-98.
  • Procházka, David. Organizing Audiovisual and Electronic Resources for Access: A Cataloging Guide, by Ingrid Hsieh-Yee. The Journal of Academic Librarianship, v. 27, no. 4 (July 2001): 325.
  • Procházka, David. A Guide to the Library of Congress Classification, 5th ed., by Lois Mai Chan. The Journal of Academic Librarianship, v. 26, no. 4 (July 2000): 290-291.

Contributions:

Recordings:

  • Skafish. Bootleg 21-35. 829 Records, 2012, streaming audio. Keyboard player and background vocalist in music ensemble.
  • Skafish. What’s This?: 1976-1979. 829 Records, 2008, compact disc. Pianist, organist, and background vocalist in musical group.