1. This Week we are in Hilversum for a Media Literacy Event.
    We discuss the balance between AV and print with Cathy Spierenburg and John Leek.
    In part two we revisit Gothenburg to listen to the second part of the Ellen Tise interview we did.

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  2. With Michael Edson, Director of Web and New Media Strategy at Smithsonian Institution, we talk about web strategy and especially his Smithsonian Commons project (si.edu/commons/prototype/).

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  3. Bas Savenije, Director general at KB, the National Library of the Netherlands talks about the Google Book Deal. Ellen Tise is president of IFLA and looking for new ways to connect librarians from all over the world.

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  4. This Week in Libraries comes from the RethinkingMedia at the beach conference #rmbeach(rethinkingmedia.nl/beach/). The theme was Storytelling. We talked to some interesting speakers and guests about the role of storytelling in media and of course libraries. Roeland Stekelenburg points out to libraries they have to get their infrastructure in place in order to survive. Brian Singer inspired us with his fantastic 1000 journals project. Storytelling pur sang! Margot Nicolaes challenges librarians to get out of their comfort zones.

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  5. Schiphol Airport Library was opened officially by Princess Laurentien on august 25 2010. On the show we talk to Dick van Tol, project leader, about how he convinced Schiphol of the idea to have a library there.
    Als we meet Kai Ekholm, National Librarian of Findland, during our visit to #ifla2010.

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This Week IN Libraries is a weekly internet video show that brings libraries around the world up to date with the latest trends in libraries. This Week In Libraries brings you a 50 minutes weekly online library television talk show with international


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This Week IN Libraries is a weekly internet video show that brings libraries around the world up to date with the latest trends in libraries. This Week In Libraries brings you a 50 minutes weekly online library television talk show with international guests, columns on innovation, trends, the latest product developments and reactions on important publications. Besides our recording studio we can also take the show on the road. In 2010 we will be shooting TWIL from Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

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