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

Part 4 of JUST GOOGLE IT

A discussion of Dave Egger's THE CIRCLE (McSweeneys 2013).

First broadcast May 2 2014.

Playlist available at http://bit.ly/1rNn9Rr

Direct download: ENCORE_LITS_Episode_206.mp3
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"When our service stops being hidden, it means that we are not doing something well."

Guests: Alexis Linoski and Sonya Slutskaya of the Georgia Tech Library.
First broadcast MAY 19, 2017.
Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/05/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-may-19th-engineering-the-hidden-library-episode-344/

Direct download: LITS_Episode_344.mp3
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Guest: Matt Zumwalt of Protocol Labs.

First broadcast May 12 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/05/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-may-12th-the-interplanetary-file-system-episode-343/

"I feel like there should be an echo effect."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_343.mp3
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Guest: David James Hudson of the University of Guelph.

First broadcast May 5 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/05/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-may-5th-the-diversity-paradigm-episode-342/

"I had to look at how library and information studies talk about race."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_342.mp3
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Part 2 of the Smart Cities series.

Guest: Debra Lam of Georgia Tech's Institute for People and Technology.

First broadcast April 28 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/04/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-april-28th-town-gown-cardigan-episode-341/

"Atlanta has had some noteworthy infrastructure failures recently."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_341.mp3
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Part 1 of the Smart Cities series.

Guest: Dr. Gabriel Morley of the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System.

First broadcast April 14 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/04/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-april-14th-smart-cities-smart-libraries-episode-340/

"Think about how the library integrates into the community."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_340.mp3
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"We like data here at Lost in the Stacks."

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/04/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-april-7th-you-better-run-to-the-city-of-data-refuge-episode-339/

First broadcast April 7 2017.

Direct download: LITS_Episode_339.mp3
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Here is the full, uncut interview with David Lowery that we broadcast chunks of during Lost in the Stacks episode 338.

Direct download: BONUS_Full_Interview_with_David_Lowery.mp3
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"I am a copyright jackalope."

Guest: David Lowery of Cracker.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/03/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-march-31st-copyright-hawks-and-doves-episode-338/

First broadcast March 31 2017.

Direct download: LITS_Episode_338.mp3
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Part 3 of the Spoti-FIGHT! series 

Guests: David Lowery, musician with Camper Van Beethoven, Cracker; author at Trichordist, instructor in Music Business at University of Georgia.

First broadcast November 20, 2015.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2015/11/13222/

“I'm in a Spoti-fight, but I don't know exactly how I ended up there.”

Direct download: ENCORE_LITS_Episode_280.mp3
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Guest: Tara Malone of the Robert M. Bird Health Sciences Library.

First broadcast March 17 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/03/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-march-17th-bibliometrics-yay-hoo-episode-337/

"The best way to truly understand anything is to talk with someone from Oklahoma."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_337.mp3
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Guest: Itza Carbajal of the Liberated Archive Forum planning committee.

First broadcast March 10 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/03/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-march-10th-the-liberated-archive-episode-336/

"My theory is that Fred and Ameet and Charlie all secretly want to be archivists."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_336.mp3
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Part 3 of DIGITAL RESILIENCE

Guest: Dawn Wright of the Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI).

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/02/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-february-24th-digital-resilience-episode-335/

First broadcast February 24 2017.

"It's like balancing a checkbook, keeping things in order."

 

Direct download: LITS_Episode_335.mp3
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Part 2 of DIGITAL RESILIENCE

Guest: Mary Molinaro of the Digital Preservation Network (DPN)

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/02/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-february-17th-preserving-decision-making-data-episode-334/

First broadcast February 17 2017.

"Did you figure it out? Of course you didn’t. You don’t have any data."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_334.mp3
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Black hole visualization

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!"

Direct download: LITS_Episode_333.mp3
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Guests: Danielle Russell and Katrina Vandeven of the Women's March on Washington Archives Project.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/02/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-february-3rd-this-is-what-democracy-sounds-like-episode-332/

First broadcast February 3 2017.

"What do you want to remember about today?"

Direct download: LITS_Episode_332.mp3
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Guest: Karen Viars of the Georgia Tech Library.

First broadcast January 27 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/01/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-january-27th-fake-news-episode-331/

"Is that frustrating, or do you get jazzed up as an information professional?"

Direct download: LITS_Episode_331.mp3
Category:Episode -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT

First broadcast on January 20 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/01/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-january-20th-whats-the-future-episode-329/

"Not sure I want to answer all those questions, Charlie."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_329.mp3
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Guest: Isabel Altamirano of the Georgia Tech Library.

First broadcast January 13 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/01/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-january-13th-dystopian-fiction-episode-330/

"A cheerful way to start off our new year."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_330.mp3
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Part 3 of CITIZEN ARCHIVING

Guest: Steve Albini of Electrical Audio.

First broadcast February 26 2016.

Playlist at http://www.oit.wrek.org/?p=13802

"There may be no Pixies in the old country..."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_293.mp3
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Guests: Carl Malamud of Public.Resource.Org, Mariann Burright of UGA Libraries, and Adam Kriesberg of the University of Maryland.

First broadcast September 18 2015.

Playlist at http://www.wrek.org/?p=12825

"Without their actions, this show would not have been possible."

Direct download: LITS_Episode_272.mp3
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