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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 480: AI on the Bias

1/22/2021
Guest: Dr. Ayanna Howard of Georgia Tech. First broadcast on January 22, 2021. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/?p=35415 "Don't think about Skynet."

Duration:00:45:54

Episode 333: A Digital Dark Age

1/15/2021
Part 1 of DIGITAL RESILIENCE Guest: Richard Whitt of Google. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/02/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-february-10th-a-digital-dark-age-episode-333/ First broadcast February 10 2017. "DUNT dun dun!"

Duration:01:01:13

Episode 479: 2021

1/8/2021
First broadcast January 8 2021. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/?p=35345 "What happened? 2020, that's what happened."

Duration:03:40:00

ENCORE Episode 452: In the Year 2020

1/1/2021
First broadcast January 3 2020. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2020/01/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-january-3rd-in-the-year-2020-episode-452/ "I am an optimist."

Duration:01:22:56

LITSmas 2020

12/25/2020
First broadcast December 25 2020. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/?p=35332

Duration:00:43:57

ENCORE Episode 451: LITSmas 2019, LITS Go To The Movies

12/18/2020
First broadcast December 20 2019. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/?p=32869 "If you think you’ve discovered something, please don’t steal it."

Duration:01:01:13

ENCORE of LITSMAS 2018

12/11/2020
Our fourth holiday special (back in 2018) was different than we expected but still full of LITSmas cheer!

Duration:01:11:49

Episode 477: Controlled Digital Lending

12/4/2020
First broadcast December 4 2020. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2020/12/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-december-4th-controlled-digital-lending-episode-477/ "Because free information is rarely free of obligation."

Duration:00:44:46

ENCORE Episode 209: "Expunge Your Digital History"

11/27/2020
Part 3 of SURVEILLANCE AND BIG BRO Guest: Jean-François Blanchette of UCLA. First broadcast May 23 2014. Playlist at http://bit.ly/1lIWcef "I didn't post that stuff, someone else did!"

Duration:01:00:43

Episode 476: Human-Centered Research

11/20/2020
image: Cover of Code for America's Qualitative Research Practice Guide Guests: Aditi Joshi, Code for America Senior Qualitative Researcher, and Rebecca Blakiston, User Experience Strategist and Associate Librarian at the University of Arizona Libraries Playlist at: https://www.wrek.org/?p=35248 First broadcast Nov 20, 2020 "It's really important to recognize the intense emotions that research participants might be undergoing, and also the ways that creates vicarious trauma in the...

Duration:01:01:17

Episode 475: Breaking Up With Print Periodicals

11/13/2020
Guest: Stuart Gaetjens, Coordinator of Technical Services at the Volpe Library, Tennessee Tech University Playlist at: https://www.wrek.org/?p=35217 First broadcast Nov 13, 2020 "Results were dramatic, and even worse than expected."

Duration:01:06:52

ENCORE Episode 208: "What Are You Reading?"

11/6/2020
Part 2 of SURVEILLANCE AND BIG BRO Guests: Karen Glover & Stella Richardson of the Georgia Tech Library and Denita Hampton of the Georgia State University Library. First broadcast on May 16 2014. Playlist at http://bit.ly/QQVpPT "Who wants the information you have about patrons?"

Duration:00:59:31

Episode 474: Metadata of the Dead II: FrankenData

10/30/2020
Guest: Robin Fay (georgiawebgurl) First broadcast October 30 2020. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/?p=35157 "Dark."

Duration:01:38:46

Episode 473: The Leiden Manifesto

10/9/2020
image: still from Leiden Manifesto video produced by Kindea Labs Guest: Dr Diana Hicks, Professor in the School of Public Policy at Georgia Tech, and lead author of the Leiden Manifesto for Research Metrics http://www.leidenmanifesto.org/. Playlist at: https://www.wrek.org/?p=35069 First broadcast Oct 9, 2020 "These numbers do have consequences."

Duration:00:52:07

Episode 472: The African American Struggle for Library Equality

10/2/2020
Guest: Dr Aisha Jones, archivist and professor at NC Central University, and author of The African American Struggle for Library Equality: The Untold Story of the Julius Rosenwald Fund Library Program (2019, Rowman & Littefield). Playlist at: https://www.wrek.org/?p=35035 First broadcast Oct 2, 2020 "I'll still do my research in the stacks, because that's where the truth lives."

Duration:01:29:08

ENCORE Episode 205: "Metadata is Important!"

9/25/2020
Part 3 of JUST GOOGLE IT Guest: Greer Martin of the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) and University of Georgia Libraries First broadcast April 25 2014. Playlist available at http://bit.ly/1ijDUD5

Duration:00:59:00

Episode 471: Doomscrolling

9/18/2020
Image graphics by FMF design, i cons, and Fahmi. From Noun Project. Creative Commons CC-BY. First broadcast Sept 18, 2020 Playlist at: https://www.wrek.org/?p=34908 "I suspect anthropologists will look back to this time and say that the invention of the infinite scroll was a pivotal moment in human evolution..."

Duration:00:01:01

ENCORE Episode 204: "What Does Google Really Want?"

9/11/2020
Part 2 of JUST GOOGLE IT Guest: Dr. Ian Bogost of the School of Literature, Media, and Communication at Georgia Tech. First broadcast April 18 2014. Playlist available at http://bit.ly/1leBqJ1

Duration:00:59:30

Episode 470: Nostalgia and Late Capitalism

9/4/2020
First broadcast September 4 2020. Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2020/09/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-sep-4-nostalgia-and-late-capitalism-episode-470/ "Who came up with the theme for this episode?"

Duration:00:59:14

ENCORE Episode 203: "Google Books & Libraries"

8/28/2020
Part 1 of JUST GOOGLE IT Guest: Kevin Smith of the Office of Copyright and Scholarly Communication at Duke University. First broadcast on April 11 2014. Playlist at http://bit.ly/1ehIgun

Duration:00:58:37