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The one-and-only research-library rock'n'roll radio show! Broadcasting on WREK Atlanta, each show features an hour of music, interviews, and library talk united by a common theme.

The one-and-only research-library rock'n'roll radio show! Broadcasting on WREK Atlanta, each show features an hour of music, interviews, and library talk united by a common theme.
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Atlanta, GA

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The one-and-only research-library rock'n'roll radio show! Broadcasting on WREK Atlanta, each show features an hour of music, interviews, and library talk united by a common theme.

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English


Episodes

Episode 406: “The Frontiers of Privacy”

12/14/2018
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Guest: Lee Tien, Senior Staff Attorney and Adams Chair for Internet Rights at the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) First broadcast DEC 14, 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/12/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-december-14th-the-frontiers-of-privacy-episode-406/ “There's a lot to like about [the California Consumer Privacy Act], but there are a lot more things we could do.”

Duration:01:05:44

Episode 405: Skynet Fail: AI in Libraries

12/7/2018
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Guests: Edmond Chow, Associate Professor in School of Computational Science and Engineering at Georgia Tech. First broadcast December 7, 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/12/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-december-7th-skynet-fail-ai-in-libraries-episode-405/ “All glory to the algorithm!”

Duration:00:51:36

Episode 404: Community-Driven Archives

11/30/2018
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Guest: Chaitra Powell of UNC Chapel Hill. First broadcast November 30 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/11/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-november-30th-community-driven-archives-episode-404/ "We hear there may be backpacks involved."

Duration:01:03:11

ENCORE Episode 093: The White Glove Show

11/23/2018
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Guest: Ryan Speer, previously of Georgia Tech. First broadcast December 23 2011. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/11/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-november-23rd-the-white-glove-show-episode-093/ "I wouldn't wash my hands first."

Duration:00:59:20

Episode 403: Literature As Information

11/16/2018
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Guest: Dr. Brad Rittenhouse of Georgia Tech. First broadcast November 16 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/11/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-november-16th-literature-as-information-episode-403/ "I'm interested in material information, which computational I define as nouns."

Duration:01:01:54

Episode 402: The Case For Comics

11/9/2018
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Guest: Stephanie Noell of the Savannah College of Art and Design. First broadcast November 9 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/11/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-november-9th-the-case-for-comics-episode-402/ "This is the first comic I ever read."

Duration:00:58:21

Episode 401: How To Write A Book: Engaging Design

11/2/2018
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Guests: Emy Decker (Georgia Tech) and Seth Porter (Princeton University). First broadcast November 2 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/11/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-november-2nd-how-to-write-a-book-engaging-design-episode-401/ "The world is chaos."

Duration:00:59:31

Episode 400: TF is up with EU GDPR?!

10/26/2018
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Guest: Anne Gilliland, Scholarly Communications Officer at UNC-Chapel Hill Library. First broadcast October 26, 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/10/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-october-26th-tf-is-up-with-eu-gdpr-episode-400/ “That sense of being known is wonderful, and also really hard to deal with.”

Duration:01:12:17

Episode 399: Our Catalogs, Ourselves

10/19/2018
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Guests: Sonya Slutskaya and Marlee Givens of the Georgia Tech Library. First broadcast October 19 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/10/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-october-19th-our-catalogs-ourselves-episode-399/ "That's since been revised..."

Duration:01:01:10

Episode 398: OER: The Happening

10/12/2018
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Guest: Liz Holdsworth of the Georgia Tech Library. First broadcast October 12 2018 Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/10/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-october-12th-oer-the-happening-episode-398/ "However..."

Duration:00:59:43

ENCORE Episode 282: The 404

10/5/2018
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Part 1 of ARCHIVE THE FUTURE Guest: Jefferson Bailey, Program Manager & Web Archivist for the Internet Archive. First broadcast December 11 2015. Playlist at http://www.wrek.org/?p=13320 "The scale at which we can create historical records of value and documentary evidence with digital technologies is quite profound."

Duration:01:01:20

Full Interview with Dave Beer for LITS 397

10/4/2018
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Here is the full, uncut interview with Professor Dave Beer that we broadcast chunks of during Lost in the Stacks episode 397. NB: Lots of digital distortion and echoes.

Duration:00:46:45

Episode 397: Academic Writing as Music

9/28/2018
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Guest: Professor Dave Beer of University of York. First broadcast September 28 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/09/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-september-28th-academic-writing-as-music-episode-397/ "Lost in the Stacks is all over my CV."

Duration:01:02:06

Episode 396: How To Read A Book II: Slow Reading

9/21/2018
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First broadcast September 21 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/09/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-september-21st-how-to-read-a-book-ii-slow-reading-episode-396/ "My Outlook is a velociraptor."

Duration:00:58:53

Episode 395: Citizen Science in the Fossil Lab

9/14/2018
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Guest: Jenny McGuire, Georgia Tech professor of Biology and head of the Spatial Ecology and Paleontology lab. First broadcast September 14th, 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/09/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-september-14th-citizen-science-in-the-fossil-lab-episode-395/ "Something about finding things visually by being able to do pattern recognition is very meditative and relaxing."

Duration:00:48:28

Episode 394: Where Are We Going?

9/7/2018
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First broadcast September 7 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/09/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-september-7-where-are-we-going-episode-394/ "So we should have done homework on this one."

Duration:01:01:16

ENCORE Episode 294: Unpacking Manuel's Tavern

8/31/2018
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"A complete archivist takeover!" Guest: Sarah V Melton of Emory University. First broadcast March 4 2016. Playlist at http://www.wrek.org/?p=13915

Duration:00:57:21

ENCORE Episode 324: Our Information Will Replace Us

8/24/2018
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"If anybody thinks that any of this is going to be here by the end of the century, they're just deluded." Guest: Robyn Hitchcock, Musician First broadcast November 4,2016. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/?p=15328

Duration:01:13:55

Episode 393: For What It's Worth

8/17/2018
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First broadcast August 17 2018. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/08/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-august-17th-for-what-its-worth-episode-393/ "In your house?"

Duration:00:59:04

ENCORE of Episode 337: Bibliometrics, Yay-Hoo!

8/10/2018
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Encore of episode first broadcast March 17, 2017. Playlist at: https://www.wrek.org/2018/08/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-august-10-2018-bibliometrics-yay-hoo-encore-of-episode-337/ "The best way to truly understand anything is to talk with someone from Oklahoma."

Duration:01:00:36