WorldCat Identities

Goodrum, Charles A.

Overview
Works: 27 works in 184 publications in 1 language and 9,538 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Directories  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: PS3557.O59, 027.573
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Most widely held works about Charles A Goodrum
 
Most widely held works by Charles A Goodrum
Treasures of the Library of Congress by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

25 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 2,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When, in 1800, Congress purchased the first volumes for the Library of Congress, no one expected its modest acquisition to grow into a treasure-trove of 76 million objects! Less than one quarter of the collection is bound volumes. The Library also has almost every phonograph record made in the United States, the largest collection of motion pictures in America, more maps, globes, and charts, more Civil War photographs, more Stradivari violins, more handwritten copies of the Gettysburg Address than any other institutution in the world. It has rare books and illuminated manuscripts, photographs, letters from great authors -- objects that make up our national memory. Indeed, the Library of Congress is the world's greatest multi-media encyclopedia
Advertising in America : the first 200 years by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 1,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations provide the history of print advertising since 1789. Also covers major corporations and their products
The Library of Congress by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

49 editions published between 1974 and 1987 in English and held by 1,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From its earliest beginnings to the post war information explosion, this text traces the history of the world's largest library, the Library of Congress (lc). The library's creation in 1800 for use by members of Congress is comprehensively discussed along with its development into a world wide service. Library methodology is covered in chapters on collection, development, acquisition, cataloging, reference, and service to Congress. An appendix on careers in the Library of Congress, a list of past lc librarians, and a list for further reading is provided. (Author/DS)
Dewey decimated by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

12 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rumors of forgeries and counterfeits--and the grisly death of a distinguished librarian--at the prestigious Werner-Bok Library bring together three unlikely sleuths
Carnage of the realm by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unfortunately, at least one of these magnetic and ambitious people is very murderous, and-even mor unfortunately - several club members are going to end up very dead
The best cellar by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to the Library of Congress by Library of Congress( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slip of the tong by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington D.C. librarian pursues murderer of library staff members and finds internatinal political intrigue
I'll trade you an elk by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Bernie Goodrum's efforts to build a zoo in Wichita, Kansas, without money, in the face of the Depression
The Congressional Research Service of the United States Congress. by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Congressional Research Service, founded in 1914, is staffed by 542 research specialists who provide information services solely to the legislative function of the United States Government. The Congressional Reference Division and seven subject divisions--American Law Division, Economic Division, Education and Public Welfare Division, Environmental and Natural Resources Policy Division, Foreign Affairs Defense Division, Government Division, and the Science Policy Research Division--are available for inquiry. Additionally, the Language Services Section is available for foreign language translations, and a library services division maintains a retrospective filing system of previous research to aid subject specialists and minimize the time length of searches. Crs services are available to any member of Congress or staff assistant seeking information and currently support 2,000 inquiries per day. The report details the operations of these services and discusses some of the difficulties and limitations faced by crs. (Raa)
Where to get publications from the executive and independent agencies : a directory of the sources for official documents by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic reference sources for congressional offices : an annotated selection of publications and services useful to members of Congress and their staffs by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where to get publications from the executive and independent agencies : a directory of the sources for official documents by Mary Jane Toepper( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history and development of the National Arboretum by Charles A Goodrum( )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead for a penny by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Automation and the Congressional Research Service by Library of Congress( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The administrative organization of the Library of Congress, 1900-1948 by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Automation and the Congressional Research Service by Library of Congress( Book )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working tools for Congressional offices : an annotated selection of publications and services useful to members of Congress and their staffs by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to secure additional information about your subject : a guide for researchers to reference material in their local communities by Charles A Goodrum( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The information sources suggested in this guide are intended only to describe the kinds of material which are available. It is hoped the guide will serve as a reminder of certain approaches to the information sources discussed which will increase their usefulness to researchers. (Nh)
 
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Alternative Names
Charles A. Goodrum gender: male affiliation: Library of Congress VIAF[24004] LCAuth[n78091236]

Goodrum, Charles

Goodrum, Charles 1923-

Goodrum, Charles A.

Goodrum, Charles (Charles Alvin), 1923-

Languages
English (176)