February 22, 2020

FCC Commissioner Jessica Roseworcel Talks with Librarian of Congress, Dr. Carla Hayden, in New Episode of the “Broadband Conversations” Podcast

Online today (Feb. 12, 2020) is a new episode of the “Broadband Conversation” podcast hosted by Federal Communications Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel.

The “Broadband Conversation” podcast series is, “is dedicated to highlighting women who are making an impact on our digital lives.”

Here’s the Description of the New Episode:

“Librarians are the original search engines.” Those are the words of Dr. Carla Hayden, the Librarian of Congress and the featured guest on this episode of Broadband Conversations. Dr. Hayden is the first woman and the first African American to serve as the Librarian of Congress. Under her historic leadership, she is working to ensure that the 171 million items in the Library’s collection—from the diaries of Susan B. Anthony to the Gettysburg Address to the papers of Rosa Parks—are open and accessible to all.

You can listen to the 22 minute podcast and access the text transcript here. 

Direct to Previous Episodes of Broadband Conversations

Gary Price About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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