New and Now: Trends in Podcasting

Scheduled Dates

July 14, 2020 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT (Register Now)

Course Description

Podcasts amazingly popular and here to stay. Podcasts are a powerful tool for learning, inspiration and entertainment. They cover an array of topics from crime to politics to productivity. It seems like there is a podcast for almost everything. The library's relationship with podcasts can take a variety of forms from reader's advisory to creating your own. This course will define and discuss podcasts, the best ways to find them, how podcasts can be implemented into the library, and the basics of creating your own.

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Learning Objectives
  • Define "podcast"
  • Discuss trends in podcasts
  • Discuss reader's advisory and podcasts
  • List steps for creating a basic podcast
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Session Information
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This course consists of one 2-hour session.
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Erin Gray -
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