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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 524: Tickets and Tunnels

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.



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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 523: A Material Method for Mental Health

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.



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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 515: Across the Folders

Guests: Professor Todd Michney and Dr. Brad Rittenhouse of Georgia Tech.

First broadcast April 1 2022.

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“I hope you two librarians handled yourselves okay in a conversation about citizen archiving.”

Read the transcript in Georgia Tech’s digital repository, SMARTech.

Lost in the Stacks, Episode 440: Things New and Strange

Guest: Dr. Wayne Clough of the Smithsonian and Georgia Tech.

First broadcast September 27 2019.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2019/09/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-september-27th-things-new-and-strange-episode-440/

The Smithsonian is emphatically NOT America’s attic.”

 


Lost in the Stacks, Episode 395: Citizen Science in the Fossil Lab


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.”

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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 390: The Common Good


Guests: Dr. Sarah Higinbotham and Bill Taft of The Common Good, and Karen Viars of Georgia Tech.

First broadcast July 13 2018.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/07/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-july-13th-the-common-good-episode-390/

“Why a librarian? Why prison?”

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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 380: Appetite for Instruction


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Guest: Karen Viars of Georgia Tech Library

First broadcast April 13, 2018.

Playlist at: https://www.wrek.org/2018/04/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-april-13th-appetite-for-instruction-episode-380/

 

“We’re actually teaching you skills that you need to know, because you’re a person who makes decisions in the world.”

 

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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 371: Ask Me Who I Was


Guest: Isabel Altamirano of the Georgia Tech Library.

First broadcast February 2 2018.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/02/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-february-2nd-ask-me-who-i-was-episode-371/

We must never be content.”

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