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Hoffman, S., editor (2016). Dynamic Research Support in Academic Libraries. London: UK: Facet Publishing.

Available for sale through Facet (UK), the ALA Store (USA), or Amazon.

Book & Encyclopedia Contributions

Hoffman, S. (2018). Effective Embedding: Working
With Academic Departments and Online Courses. In Atkinson, J. (Ed.), Collaboration and the Academic Library. Chandos.

Hoffman, S. (2018). Triangulating an Assessment Plan. In Kinsey, K. and Britto, M. (Eds.), Academic Libraries and the Academy: Strategies and Approaches to Demonstrate Your Value, Impact, and Return on Investment. Association of College & Research Libraries.

Hoffman, S. (2017). Organization, Administration, Management, and Planning. In Gilman, T. (Ed.), Academic Librarianship Today. Lanham: MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Hoffman, S. (2014). Mentoring toward diverse leaders in academic libraries. In B. Eden & J. Fagan (Eds.), Leadership in Academic Libraries Today: Connecting Theory to Practice. Lanham: MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Hoffman, S. (2010). Drawing on tragedy: 9/11 in comics and graphic novels. In S. E. Quay & A. M. Damico (Eds.), September 11 in popular culture, a guide. Santa Barbara: Greenwood.

Hoffman, S. (2009). Audrey Niffinegger. In G. Hamilton & B. Jones (Eds.), Encyclopedia of American Popular Fiction. New York, NY: Facts on File.

Hoffman, S. (2009). The Time Traveler’s Wife. In G. Hamilton & B. Jones (Eds.), Encyclopedia of American Popular Fiction. New York, NY: Facts on File.

Downey, A., Hoffman, S., and Sears, S. (2008). Collaborating with your local public library. In N. D. Courtney (Ed.), Academic Library Outreach: Beyond the Campus Walls. Westport, CT: Libraries Unlimited. ISBN: 1591587255


Hoffman, S., and Hall, A. (2017, in press). “The Data Framework: A Collaborative Tool for Assessment at the UNLV Libraries.” Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, accepted December 30, 2016.

Hoffman, S. (2015). “Data Reference and Instruction in Journalism and the Social Sciences.” DttP: Documents to the People, (Summer), 43/2, p. 14-17.

Hoffman, S. (2013). “Library Roles: Supporting Research Through New Methods of Scholarly Communication.” Information Today Europe, November 2013.

Hoffman, S. (2011). “Embedded academic librarian experiences in online courses: Roles, faculty collaboration, and opinion.” Library Management, vol. 32, 6/7, pp. 444-456. DOI: 10.1108/01435121111158583

Hoffman, S. (2011).”Utilizing needs and offers lists to complete mass digitization projects: Strategies, workflows, and collaborative opportunities.” DttP: Documents to the People, (Summer), 39/2, p. 29-34.

Hoffman, S. and Ramin, L. (2010). “Best practices for librarians embedded online.” Public Services Quarterly, 6/2-3, p. 292-305.

Book Reviews

Hoffman, S. (2009). “Book Review: Wire Mothers: Harry Harlow and the Science of Love.” ImageTexT: Interdisciplinary Comics Studies. 4/3.

Hoffman, S. (2009). “Book Review: Drawing Words and Writing Pictures: a definitive course from concept to comic in 15 lessons.” The International Journal of Comic Art, 11/2.

Hoffman, S. (2008). “Book Review: Letting Go of the Words: Writing Web Content that Works,” The Journal of Web Librarianship, 2/4.

Hoffman, S. (2008). “Book Review: The Human Side of Reference and Information Services in Academic Libraries,” The Journal of Web Librarianship, 2/4.

Conference Proceedings

QQML Book of Abstracts, Chania, Crete, Greece. Spring 2010.

Hoffman, S. (2008). “Preserving Access to Government Websites: Development and Practice in the CyberCemetery,” (paper) Proceedings, World Library and Information Congress: 74th IFLA General Conference and Council: “Libraries Without Borders: Navigating Towards Global Understanding,” 6 p., May 26, 2008.


Hoffman, S. (2012). The preparation of academic library administrators (PhD dissertation). Denton, TX: University of North Texas.

Hoffman, S. (2004). Passionate transformation in vernicle images (MA thesis). Denton, TX: University of North Texas.

Hoffman, S. (2007). [7 photographs]. Texas Library Journal 83/4 (Winter): cover, 137, 146.