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The Ashland University Library Podcast

The Ashland University Library Podcast

By Ashland University Library
Welcome to Ashland University Library's podcast! Join us for conversations inside and outside library stacks as we discuss topics of interest to the university community.

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Podcast Music: Sun Says Yes by spinningmerkaba (c) copyright 2018 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0) license.
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Episode 6: Classes are online, so are we!
Today’s episode presents AU Library online resources and information developed specifically for the spring online semester.  This podcast episode is a bit different; we are using a new feature in Anchor called ‘record with friends’ that allows for up to five guests to record a podcast remotely.  The episode is hosted by Diane Schrecker and features librarians Carrie Halquist, Ryan Carrig, and Sarah Thomas.
April 03, 2020
Episode 5: Harry Potter Bingo
Library Event  February 9, 2020  6-8pm  
February 06, 2020
Episode 4: AU Tutoring Program
This episode features resources on campus that provide students with academic support.  Podcast guests are Denisia Stoops, Tutoring Program coordinator, and Emma Fredle, soft-skiils tutor and tutoring trainer, with the Academic Support Center, 7th floor of Ashland University library.
January 28, 2020
Episode 3: Ashland University Campus Wellness
Podcast host Sarah Thomas talks with Director of Campus Wellness, Dr. Deborah Sullivan and AU Eagle Wellness Peer Educator, Alexa Jacob. In this episode Sarah will talk with Dr. Sullivan and Alexa Jacob about wellness and the opportunities for wellness on the AU campus. 
December 05, 2019
Episode 2.3: Reference & Curator Librarian
In this final October mini-episode, listeners will be introduced to the library’s new reference and curator librarian, Jessica Byers. We will discuss Jess’s background in museums and archives; her recent experiences working at the Cleveland Zoo Library & Archives; things she has discovered in AU Library’s special books collections; and goals that she has set for this new position at Ashland University Library.
November 19, 2019
Episode 2.2: AU Library Escape Room
The second of three October mini-episodes, this one features a new adventure for AU Library. Welcome to the library escape room! Join us to learn more about the escape room including how the team came up with this idea, the escape room theme and process, and how you can be part of this new and exciting activity.
October 22, 2019
Episode 2.1 : Taking the LibQUAL Survey
This October mini-episode features a round-table discussion with the Ashland University Library LibQual Survey Team.  Join us to learn about AU Library's 2019 LibQual Survey, we will provide an overview of the survey process, details about our planned survey kick-off event,  and share how survey responses will be used. Enter your AU email address for a chance to win one of 31 available prizes!  Help us, help you! Let your voice be heard and take the survey.   
October 17, 2019
Episode 1: A Day in the Life
Join us for a 'behind-the-scenes' glimpse of AU library.  This episode introduces AU Library faculty and staff, featuring details on things we do in order for AU library to successfully function in-person, online, and at a distance.  Library director Scott Savage welcomes listeners, and podcast hosts will chat with our team. Be sure to listen for a chance to win one of our podcast celebration prizes.
September 30, 2019
Season 1 Trailer
Welcome to the Ashland University Library Podcast.  This trailer is an introduction to season one of our new podcast, providing a glimpse into upcoming episodes and details on where to find us.  Currently, planned episodes for fall include: A Day in the Life, introducing AU Library faculty and staff;  Inside & Outside the Library, featuring departments located in the library; Midterms & More, discussing library help and resources available for students throughout the term; and It Looks like spring, an episode featuring resources available for faculty as they prepare for the spring term. 
August 08, 2019