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Lost in the Stacks: the Research Library Rock'n'Roll Radio Show

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Every Friday, librarians and archivists from the Georgia Tech Library pick a theme and free-associate an hour of music, interviews, and library talk.

Every Friday, librarians and archivists from the Georgia Tech Library pick a theme and free-associate an hour of music, interviews, and library talk.

Location:

Atlanta, GA

Description:

Every Friday, librarians and archivists from the Georgia Tech Library pick a theme and free-associate an hour of music, interviews, and library talk.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 526: Unseen Labor

7/29/2022
Guest Ann Kardos, Librarian at UMass-Amherst discusses her creative project "Unseen Labor." First broadcast July 29, 2022 Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2022/07/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-july-29-2022-unseen-labor-episode-526/

Duration:01:00:19

Episode 525: Steal This Show

7/22/2022
First broadcast July 22 2022. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2022/07/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-july-22-2022-steal-this-show-episode-525/(opens in a new tab) The LITS crew is joined by guest host Alison Reynolds to talk rare books and theft.

Duration:00:55:41

Episode 524: Tickets and Tunnels

7/15/2022
Guest: Anu Moorthy of the Georgia Tech Library. First broadcast July 15 2022. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2022/07/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-july-15-2022-tickets-and-tunnels-episode-524/(opens in a new tab) Anu Moorthy, the new Electronic Resources Librarian at the Georgia Tech Library, discusses the ups and downs of her job.

Duration:00:59:13

Episode 523: A Material Method for Mental Health

7/8/2022
Guest: Mitsuko Ito of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Georgia Tech First broadcast July 8 2022. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2022/07/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-july-8-2022-a-material-method-for-mental-health-episode-523/ A discussion of tapping, a mental-calming technique.

Duration:00:55:21

Episode 522: The Library of Parliament (Happy Canada Day!)

7/1/2022
Guest: Jamila Hastick, Electronic Services Librarian, Library of Parliament It's Canada Day! Guest Jamila Hastick talks about what it's like to work as a librarian in the Canadian Library of Parliament/Bibliothèque du Parlement.

Duration:00:59:05

Episode 521: The Industrial Hygienist in the Library

6/24/2022
Guests: Kathy Makos (Smithsonian, retired) and Jenny Houlroyd (Georgia Tech) What is an industrial hygienist? We speak to two industrial hygienists to find out how their profession can make libraries, archives, and other workplaces safer. And spoiler alert, industrial hygiene doesn't have anything to do with teeth. Originally broadcast June 24, 2022

Duration:01:00:09

Episode 520: The Summer Show

6/10/2022
First broadcast June 10 2022. The show crew discusses summer reading -- their own, other's, and Stephen King's.

Duration:00:59:37

Episode 519: How to Run a Center

5/13/2022
Guests: Jason Aukerman and Carrie Cooper of the Center for Ray Bradbury Studies at IUPUI. First broadcast May 13 2022. Playlist at The director and assistant director of the Center for Ray Bradbury Studies talk about the ins and outs of running a small research center.

Duration:00:59:56

Episode 518: Who Are You Citing?

4/22/2022
Guests: Dr Cassidy Sugimoto, Chair of Georgia Tech School of Public Policy, and Dr Thema Monroe-White, professor of Data Analytics at Berry College Dr Sugimoto and Dr Monroe-White share their research into how scientific literature citation numbers are unequal among different racial and gender categories. Playlist at:https://www.wrek.org/2022/04/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-apr-22-2022-who-are-you-citing-episode-518/

Duration:00:58:56

Episode 517: Scholarly Syndication

4/15/2022
Guest: Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe of the University of Illinois Library and I-School First broadcast Apr 15, 2022 Lisa explains syndication of scholarly content, and what it might mean for academic libraries. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2022/04/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-apr-15-2022-scholarly-syndication-episode-517/

Duration:00:59:55

Episode 516: Artist in Residence II

4/8/2022
Guest: Deanna Sirlin First broadcast April 8 2022. Playlist TK "It's about color more than abstraction."

Duration:00:59:53

Episode 515: Across the Folders

4/1/2022
Guests: Professor Todd Michney and Dr. Brad Rittenhouse of Georgia Tech. First broadcast April 1 2022. Playlist TK "I hope you two librarians handled yourselves okay in a conversation about citizen archiving."

Duration:00:59:55

Episode 514: For What They're Worth

3/18/2022
Guest: Seti Keshmiripour of University of North Texas Libraries. First broadcast March 18 2022. Playlist TK "We could pay them more."

Duration:00:59:53

Episode 513: How To Read A Book In Which Nothing Happens

3/4/2022
Guest: Dr. Eric Lewis of Georgia Tech and tipsyturvy Ulysses First broadcast March 4 2022. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/?p=37333 "Ulysses, instead of being a novel, is kind of multiple novels, successively..."

Duration:00:59:43

Episode 512: The Server Rule and Polar Bears on Thin Ice

2/18/2022
image credit: "Polar Bear on Thin Ice" by Christoper Michel, CC-BY, via flickr.com Guest: Philip Burrus, Burrus Intellectual Property Law Group First broadcast Feb 18, 2022. Playlist at: https://www.wrek.org/2022/02/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-feb-18-2022-the-server-rule-and-polar-bears-on-thin-ice-episode-512/ "Not a get-out-of-jail-free card."

Duration:00:49:10

Episode 511: New Librarian, New Challenge

2/15/2022
Guest: Dr. Aisha Johnson of the Georgia Tech Library First broadcast February 11, 2022 Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2022/02/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-feb-11-2022-new-librarian-new-challenge-episode-511/ "I have to get out of the house."

Duration:00:59:55

ENCORE Episode 357: Fossils... in glorious 3D!

2/4/2022
Guest: Chad Hutchens, Head of Digital Collections, University of Wyoming Libraries. First broadcast September 15 2017. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/09/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-september-23rd-fossils-in-glorious-3d-episode-357/ "...unfettered by a carbonaceous film."

Duration:01:03:46

ENCORE Episode 223: Citizen Archiving II: Documents & Dischord

1/28/2022
"I have been confused with a collector." Guest: Ian MacKaye of Dischord Records. First broadcast September 5 2014. Playlist at http://www.wrek.org/?p=10191

Duration:01:00:03

ENCORE Episode 356: Dischord Records is History

1/21/2022
"Punk rock!" First broadcast September 1 2017. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/09/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-september-1st-dischord-records-is-history-episode-356/

Duration:00:59:11

Episode 510: 2022 The Electric Boogaloo

1/14/2022
First broadcast January 14 2022. Playlist TK "...unwanted, unnecessary sequel..."

Duration:00:59:47