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November 15, 2021 00:29:23
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Library Chat: November 2021

In November's Library Chat Podcast, we begin a new format where we invite a different library staff member to join us as a special guest.  They will choose the topic to be discussed during Library Chat and we will talk to them about what they do on the library team, as well as books and podcasts around their chosen topic.  For November's Library Chat, Tim West, the library's Digital Recording Specialist/Studio Manager joins us to talk about the topic of music.  Tim shares with us about his work producing digital audio books for the library collection, working with our volunteer narrators and his love of music. For more information about the library and our podcasts go the library's blog. ...

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October 20, 2021 01:05:21
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Library Chat: October 2021

In October's Library chat library staff celebrate the one year anniversary of the Library Chat podcast.  Hear from all of the library staff as they discuss their favorite books, their favorite genres, where they like to read and more.  Check out the library blog for past episodes and more.  ...

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September 22, 2021 00:51:55
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Library Chat: September 2021

In September’s Library Chat library staff discuss Banned Books Week, Library Card Sign Up Month and more.  We also discuss two podcasts on Banned Books Week.  Check out the library blog for a book list and more from the Library Chat September episode. ...

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August 16, 2021 00:22:07
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Library Chat: August 2021

In August’s Library Chat library staff discuss some great summer reads that are perfect for vacation or staycations.  We also discuss the various podcast to help us pick out what we will be reading next.  Check out the library blog for a book list and more from the Library Chat August episode. ...

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July 23, 2021 00:51:04
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Library Chat: July 2021

In July’s Library Chat library staff discuss the vast topic of sports and the books that go with them.  We also discuss the podcast Sports? With Katie Nolan, Episode Better Than Space Jam.  Check out the library blog for a book list and more from the Library Chat July episode. ...

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June 25, 2021 00:30:20
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Library Chat: June 2021

June’s Library Chat discusses the topic of humor.  This episode we invited special guest, Iowa Department for the Blind Director, Emily Wharton, to share her favorite humorous books and podcasts with us.  We also discuss an episode from the podcast Make My Day with Josh Gondelman Episode 46:  Under the Cheese with Emily Heller.  Check out the library blog for a book list and more from the Library Chat June episode. ...

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