By Steve Thomas
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Circulating Ideas facilitates conversations about the innovative people & ideas moving libraries through the 21st century.
||Clean123: Nathan Carpenter||Guest host Troy Swanson chats with Dr. Nathan Carpenter about social media literacy and fake news. Dr. Nathan Carpenter is the Director of Convergent Media for the School of Communication at Illinois State University. He is the principal architect and c||12/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean122: The Healing Library||Steve chats with Megan Emery, Kirsten Cappy, and Bonnie Thomas about the Healing Library, a project to assist families with healing in a healthy way while teaching parents the skills of looking critically at picture books and utilizing them to communic||11/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean121: Rebecca Vnuk||Steve chats with Rebecca Vnuk, editor of IndiePicks, the book review publication dedicated to independent publishers and authors. Rebecca Vnuk comes to IndiePicks after holding the position of Editor for Collection Management and Library Outreach with||11/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean120: Becky Spratford||Steve chats with Becky Spratford, creator of RA for All and RA for All: Horror, about getting respect for reviews of genre titles, her upcoming work in IndiePicks magazine, and how to do readers’ advisory in genres you don’t personally enjoy o||10/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean119: Jeffrey Davis||Steve chats with Jeffrey Davis about his new book, The Collection All Around: Sharing Our Cities, Towns, and Natural Places. Jeffrey T. Davis is a branch manager at San Diego Public Library. He has worked in branch and central libraries from the South B||10/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean118: John Chrastka||Steve chats with John Chrastka, Executive Director of EveryLibrary, about their One Million Americans for Libraries project and more. John Chrastka is founder and executive director of EveryLibrary, the first Super PAC for libraries. Since 2012, EveryLi||10/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean117: Alison Macrina||Steve chats with Alison Macrina, founder and director of the Library Freedom Project. Alison Macrina is a librarian, internet activist, the founder and director of the Library Freedom Project, and a core contributor to The Tor Project. Alison is passion||9/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean116: Laura Lauzen-Collins||Guest host Troy Swanson chats with Laura Lauzen-Collins, professor at Moraine Valley Community College, about how and why our brains are wired to accept fake news. Laura Lauzen-Collins earned her Masters and Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Pi||9/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean115: Joseph Janes||Steve chats with Joseph Janes, Associate Professor at the University of Washington Information School and author of the new book, Documents That Changed the Way We Live. Joseph Janes is Associate Professor at the University of Washington Information Sc||8/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean114: David Weinberger||Steve chats with David Weinberger, a senior researcher at Harvard’s Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society and a former co-director of Harvard’s Library Innovation Lab. From the earliest days of the Web, David Weinberger, Ph.D., has b||8/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Great selection of interviews
Steve does an excellent job of providing great interviews with a wide range of librarians. I enjoy the often different point of views and several of the episodes are really fun as well. A must listen for anyone in the library field.
Place ideas are spread
Love this podcast and Steve. He gets the right people (me excepted) with the right ideas at the right time. A must listen for all my library students.
Terry Gross of Librarians
This is quintessential listening to librarians and those who are interested in the library field. Steve is a great interviewer with excellent guests.