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For a list of podcasts that are aimed at or should be of interest to library staff, see the [http://liswiki.org/wiki/Podcasts "Podcasts" page in LISWiki].
 
For a list of podcasts that are aimed at or should be of interest to library staff, see the [http://liswiki.org/wiki/Podcasts "Podcasts" page in LISWiki].
  
==Creating your own Podcast==
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==How To Podcast (general advice)==
 
* http://www.gabcast.com/ This free service makes it incredibly easy to do a podcast. Simply call in via phone to record and publish your podcast.
 
* http://www.gabcast.com/ This free service makes it incredibly easy to do a podcast. Simply call in via phone to record and publish your podcast.
 
* http://odeo.com/ Odeo is a free service that allows for uploading MP3 files as well as calling in via a phone to record and publish your podcast.
 
* http://odeo.com/ Odeo is a free service that allows for uploading MP3 files as well as calling in via a phone to record and publish your podcast.
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* [http://www.podcasting-tools.com Podcasting Tools] Collection of podcasting tools and educational articles to assist podcasters.  
 
* [http://www.podcasting-tools.com Podcasting Tools] Collection of podcasting tools and educational articles to assist podcasters.  
 
* [http://www.podseek.net Podseek.net] is a members-based [http://www.podseek.net Podcasting Directory] full of resources for Podcasters. Podcasters can find listings and information related to: [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/podsafe_resources.html Podsafe music] - [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/production.html Production] - [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/software.html Windows & Mac software] - complete [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/solutions.html Podcast solutions for beginners] - [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/podcasting_directories.html list of Podcasting Directories] - [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/instruction.html Podcasting instructions]. Podseek members can rate, vote on, and write reviews of other Podcasts(ers) in the PodSeek Directory, bookmark their favorite Podcasting sites, and post questions and answers to the [http://www.podseek.net/forums.html Podcasting Forums.] The latest news on upcoming events and current products related to Podcasting can also be found on Podseek.
 
* [http://www.podseek.net Podseek.net] is a members-based [http://www.podseek.net Podcasting Directory] full of resources for Podcasters. Podcasters can find listings and information related to: [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/podsafe_resources.html Podsafe music] - [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/production.html Production] - [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/software.html Windows & Mac software] - complete [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/solutions.html Podcast solutions for beginners] - [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/podcasting_directories.html list of Podcasting Directories] - [http://www.podseek.net/directory/podcasting/instruction.html Podcasting instructions]. Podseek members can rate, vote on, and write reviews of other Podcasts(ers) in the PodSeek Directory, bookmark their favorite Podcasting sites, and post questions and answers to the [http://www.podseek.net/forums.html Podcasting Forums.] The latest news on upcoming events and current products related to Podcasting can also be found on Podseek.
 
  
 
== How To Podcast (for libraries) ==
 
== How To Podcast (for libraries) ==

Revision as of 17:20, 3 April 2008

Podcasting is a simple means of distributing audio content over the Internet, taking advantage of the power of RSS. Content consumers (end-users) can subscribe to a feed of a producer's audio content and receive automatic downloads of new content as it is made available online. A more comprehensive discussion of podcasting can be found in the Wikipedia entry on podcasting.

For the library that works hard to produce audio content such as recordings of programs or library tours, podcasting can be an effective means of making that content more widely available.

The following is a list of libraries and affiliated organizations that are currently podcasting and offering selected podcast resources service:

The following are School libraries that are currently podcasting or using podcast resources:

For a list of podcasts that are aimed at or should be of interest to library staff, see the "Podcasts" page in LISWiki.

How To Podcast (general advice)

How To Podcast (for libraries)

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