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Hoffmann, Frank W. 1949-

Overview
Works: 68 works in 333 publications in 3 languages and 21,560 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Dictionaries  History  Biography‡vDictionaries  Discographies  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  Biography  Encyclopedias  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: ML128.R6, 016.78166
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Most widely held works about Frank W Hoffmann
 
Most widely held works by Frank W Hoffmann
The literature of rock by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

25 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliografi til rockmusik (rock, soul, beat)
Intellectual freedom and censorship : an annotated bibliography by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended to act as a general introduction for high school and college students, this book presents an annotated bibliography of books, periodical articles, legal materials, and other documents dealing with the subject of intellectual freedom and censorship. The book is divided into five parts: (1) "The Theoretical Foundations of Censorship and Intellectual Freedom"; (2) "Key Court Cases Relating to Censorship and Intellectual Freedom"; (3) "Professions Concerned with Intellectual Freedom" (Journalism, Librarianship, and Politics and Government Service); (4) "Pro-Censorship/Anti-Censorship: Representative Individuals and Groups"; and (5) "Cases of Censorship in the Mass Media." The book concludes with a personal name index and a subject index. (Mm)
Library collection development policies : academic, public, and special libraries by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

11 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book represents an ongoing effort to fill the void in the library literature relating to collection development policies. The authors, whose experience each spans four decades as library educators and practitioners, created the book---as well as a forthcoming companion volume devoted to school libraries---to assist both library school students and professionals in the field in the compilation, revision, and implementation of collection development policies. Cutting edge trends such as digital document delivery and library cooperation are also covered. Furthermore, given the premise that a well-rounded policy reflects all activities concerning the collection management process---including the evaluation, selection, acquisition, and weeding of information resources---it is hoped that this work will also prove useful to non-librarians possessing some kind of stake in high quality library holdings, such as library board members, politicians, and administrators directly responsible for library operations, and institutional patrons
Library collection development policies : a reference and writers' handbook by Richard J Wood( Book )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of recorded sound( Book )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A to Z reference work covering the entire history of recorded sound from Edison discs to CDs and MP3. Entries range from technical terms (Acoustics; Back Tracking; Quadraphonic) to recording genres (blues, opera, spoken word) to histories of industry leaders and record labels to famed recording artists (focusing on their impact on recorded sound). Entries range in length from 25-word definitions of terms to 5000 word essays. Drawing on a panel of experts, the general editor has pulled together a wealth of information. The volume concludes with a complete reference bibliography and a deep index
Arts & entertainment fads by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers entries about American popular culture from the colonization to the present
Sports & recreation fads by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True to the spirit of the all-American athlete and our society's seemingly endless pursuit of and passion for leisure activities is Sports & Recreation Fads. This readable and fascinating reference book highlights some of the most notable as well as some long-forgotten pastimes and personalities. Sporting and recreation events have thrived in the United States for more than two centuries. Just about every sport and recreation embraced from Colonial America to the present has had its faddish aspects. The fascinating introduction provides a basic understanding of the importance of fads in the de
Fashion & merchandising fads by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fads by nature and by definition are hard to capture, yet Hoffmann and Bailey have captured over one hundred of the passing fashion fancies and merchandising miracles during America's short history in their latest collection of fads, Fashion & Merchandising Fads. Life devoid of fads is impossible to imagine, and the fads that do enter our lives become vehicles for amusement upon retrospection. How long any fad stays in vogue is anybody's guess, but Hoffmann and Bailey have again found those fads that somehow took root and flourished, if only for a short period of time, in America. Concise entri
Guide to popular U.S. government publications by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The literature of rock, II, 1979-1983 : with additional material for the period 1954-1978 by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

19 editions published in 1986 in 3 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American popular culture : a guide to the reference literature by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhythm and blues, rap, and hip-hop by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses from artists such as Ray Charles and Aretha Franklin to LL Cool J and Dr. Dre, the performers who pioneered and perfected these musical forms have become household names. Rhythm and Blues, Rap, and Hip-Hop explores the characteristics and importance of each of these types of music and its history and evolution
The development of library collections of sound recordings by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

10 editions published in 1979 in English and Dutch and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular culture and libraries by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cash Box singles charts, 1950-1981 by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular American recording pioneers, 1895-1925 by Tim Gracyk( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encounter the trailblazers whose recordings expanded the boundaries of technology and brought "popular" music into America's living rooms!Popular American Recording Pioneers: 1895--1925 (winner of the 2001 Association for Recorded Sound Collections Award of Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research) covers the lives and careers of over one hundred musical artists who were especially important to the recording industry in its early years. Here are the men and women who brought into American homes the hits of the day--Tin Pan Alley numbers, Broadway show tunes, ragtime, parlor b
Grantsmanship for small libraries and school library media centers by Sylvia D Hall-Ellis( Book )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Need extra funding for your library or for another educational project? Check this handy guide. Designed for educators and administrators in school and small public libraries, this book is filled with the practical information you need to prepare and execute a successful grant proposal. Learn what types of grants are available and which ones are most suitable to your needs, then follow the step-by-step guidelines for locating sources and securing grants. A wealth of examples, anecdotes, and suggestions will help you through the process. Also included are an annotated bibliography of resources
Television and film : an annotated bibliography of research materials by Frank W Hoffmann( )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains hundreds of annotated citations of readily available research works on television and film
American Domestic Architecture, 1600-1990 : Sources and Socioeconomic Patterns by Rodger H Wood( )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The authors show the influence of English and European architects and European models of architectural design on American domestic architecture from early colonial days to 1990"--Jewel case
Guide to Popular U.S. Government Publications, 1997-1999 by Frank W Hoffmann( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in Undetermined and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Library collection development policies : academic, public, and special libraries
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English (211)

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Library collection development policies : academic, public, and special librariesLibrary collection development policies : a reference and writers' handbookEncyclopedia of recorded soundArts & entertainment fadsSports & recreation fadsFashion & merchandising fadsGuide to popular U.S. government publicationsAmerican popular culture : a guide to the reference literature