Sparks: The Reaching Across Illinois Library System Podcast

Sparks Podcast Episode 3: Miguel Figueroa

Posted: August 17, 2016

RAILS Executive Director Dee Brennan talks with Miguel Figueroa, Director of the Center for the Future of Libraries (http://www.ala.org/transforminglibraries/future). They discuss why the American Library Association started the center, how libraries can use its work to prepare for the future, and how to identify important trends.

Intro/outro music by Julie Jurgens, https://himissjulie.com/

Dee Brennan and Miguel Figueroa
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Sparks Podcast Episode 2: Cindy Fuerst

Posted: July 19, 2016

RAILS Executive Director Dee Brennan talks with Cindy Fuerst, Director of the Vernon Area Public Library District (http://www.vapld.info/) about how her library eliminated overdue library fines. Cindy shares how this decision was made, the resulting benefits, and some interesting before and after statistics.

Intro/outro music by Julie Jurgens, https://himissjulie.com/

Dee Brennan and Cindy Fuerst
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Sparks Podcast Episode 1: David Seleb

Posted: June 17, 2016

RAILS Executive Director Dee Brennan talks with David Seleb. David is the director of the Oak Park Public Library, which recently hired a full-time social worker to improve the library's engagement with the community.

Intro/outro music by Julie Jurgens, https://himissjulie.com/

Dee Brennan and David Seleb
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