The Library Pros

The Library Pros


Latest Episodes

Episode Rob Thomson – Library Technician & Professional Development
August 25, 2018

Rob Thomson, Teacher in Charge at the TAFE School in Wollongong, NSW, Australia turned up for a talk with Chris and Bob!  Rob, a very entertaining fellow took time out of his morning (our evening) talking about about library technicians,

Episode 46 – Kathleen Russo Director of Stony Brook University’s Fellowship in Podcasting
August 12, 2018

In this episode, we travel to beautiful Southampton, New York and Stony Brook University's Eastern Campus to speak with Kathleen Russo.  Kathleen is the Co-Director of the Stony Brook University's Fellowship in Podcasting.

Episode 45 – Carlos Galeana, Mover-Shaker Tech help Guru
July 28, 2018

Carlos Galeana, Spanish Regional Technology Coordinator at the Multnomah County Library, was named a Library Journal "Mover & Shaker" in 2017.  Although he is great at being a tech help expert, his real skill is communicating.

Episode 44 – Michael Jones Power of Social Media & Libraries
July 07, 2018

Michael Jones, Assistant Librarian at Winchester University joined the podcast via Google Hangouts from Southampton,England, UK.  Michael talks about the importance of social media, whether it's Facebook, Twitter or Linkedin in Libraryland.

Episode 43 Matt Pfisterer Director of the Thrall Library
June 23, 2018

In this episode, Chris and Bob were joined by Matt Pfisterer, the Director of the MIddletown Thrall Library in Middletown, New York which is in the heart of the beautiful Catskill Mountains.  Matt, originally from Long Island,

Episode 42 – Podcasters talking Podcasting w/help from Down Under
June 08, 2018

This episode is a panel discussion.  We had a live studio audience at the Sachem Public Library and we discussed what it takes to build, maintain and fill content for a podcast.  The most fascinating thing is how we all get the audio out there,

Episode 41 – Long Island Library Conference Mini Episode
May 18, 2018

This episode is a shorter episode.  We were on location at the Long Island Library Conference, in the front lobby.  We were visited by some old friends.  Ellen Firer, Director of The Merrick Library, Marisa Crowley,

Episode 40 – Jill Hurst Wahl – Accessibility to All
April 27, 2018

We were fortunate enough to have on Jill Hurst Wahl Associate Professor of Practice from Syracuse University's iSchool.  Jill also has a website www.hurstassociates.com.  Jill is a dynamic speaker who was presented at conference all over the United Sta...

Episode 39 – Dr. Michael Hynes Patchogue Medford Superintendent
April 13, 2018

In this episode of TLP, we were fortunate enough to have Dr. Michael Hynes, Superintendent of the Patchogue Medford School District.  Dr. Mike is an amazing administrator and educator.  He has been a vocal advocate for enhanced recess,

Episode 38A Turbitt N Duck Meet the Library Pros Part 2
April 11, 2018

Ok, this is part 2 of our cross over episode in podcast with Turbitt N Duck.  Because we had so much fun, we had to break off this episode and separate the 032 List to a separate post.  And if you are wondering why it is Episode 38"A",